S088 - Section 8.6.4: Verification & acceptance of conformity of externally provided products & services
| Process to ensure the quality of externally provided processes, products, & services, using 1 or more:
Receipt and evaluation of statistical data provided by the supplier
Receiving inspection and/or testing, such as sampling based on performance;
Second-party or third-party assessments or audits of supplier sites when coupled with records of acceptable delivered product conformance to requirements;
Part evaluation by a designated laboratory;
Another method agreed with the customer.