The HPC 420 Standard is based on PAS 420. The development of this PAS was facilitated by BSI Standards Limited and was published on 31 October 2014. PAS 420 describes the requirements of a HPC Product Safety Management System and Prerequisite Programmes to create the optimal conditions for the manufacturing of safe products.
HPC 420 adds quality management to the PAS 420 and sets out extensive requirements for certification and accreditation bodies. Further, HPC 420 covers the infrastructure for audit reporting, compliance, control and integrity management.
Part 0 - General provisions
Part 1 - Requirements for HPC 420 certification
Part 2 - Requirements for CBs providing HPC 420 audit and certification services