Maxon Motor Australia ’s ‘Maxon medical’ business unit, which supplies high-precision microdrives smaller than 10mm diameters for the medical technology sector, has gained certification under the ISO 13485 medical standard on 11 December, confirming the high reliability and safety of all their microdrives.
Maxon medical’s precision motors, with diameters of 10mm and less, can be used wherever high performance is required in small spaces. In medical technology, Maxon medical services markets diagnostics, therapy, surgery, prosthetics, laboratory technology, dental technology and pharmaceutics, which place high demands on product quality and reliability.
Maxon medical focuses on the medical industry’s quality and service requirements. The latest standards and international norms are a fixed element of all company processes and are being continuously improved. The ISO 13485 certification confirms that Maxon medical meets the fundamental requirements of the medical technology sector. All processes and procedures are documented to guarantee traceability, as safety and reliability for the use of drives are priorities for Maxon medical.
Quality has a tradition at Maxon, as the company was awarded ISO 9001 certification in Switzerland as far back as 1988. Environmental standard ISO 14001 has been successfully anchored in all operating tasks and policy decisions since 2006.