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15th anniversary of the Slovak Office for Standards, Metrology and TestingIn October 2008 the Slovak Office for Standarts, Metrology and Testing (ÚNMS SR), as well as the other organizations founded by ÚNMS SR, celebrated their 15th anniversary:
In October 2008 the Slovak Office for Standarts, Metrology and Testing (ÚNMS SR), as well as the other organizations founded by ÚNMS SR, celebrated their 15th anniversary:
Slovak Metrological Institute (SMÚ), Slovak Institute for Technical Standardization (SÚTN), Technical Testing Institute Piešťany ,š.p.(TSÚ), Slovak National Accreditation Service (SNAS), Slovak Metrological Inspection (SMI).
The celebration of this anniversary took place in Istropolis, Bratislava on 3rd October 2008. There were all employees of the overmentioned institutions participating on it. The chairman of ÚNMS SR and general directors of other organizations of department opened with their speeches the ceremony. The official part of the programme continued by the operetta. After the performance, the informal part of the programme started.
ÚNMS SR and other organization of the department co-operate in creating the infrastructure of quality of european sight, whereby standardization, metrology, conformity assessment, accreditation and market surveillance are traditional instruments. The main task is not only the creation of particular legislation and checkout in this field, but mainly the protection of consumer and his laws.
ÚNMS SR and its institutions have also another important role: they represent the Slovak Republic in particular groups within European Union, working groups and other international organizations.