Technical Writers: Essential or Peripheral?

That is, which organizations recognize documentation as a factor in quality?

Thanks.

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Duke Okes
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I'd expect that highly regulated industries (pharma, medical devices, nuclear power, …) will tend to pay more attention to documentation quality. I found the guidance in ANSI/AAMI HE75 for writing procedures quite useful.

Thank you, Duke.

For industries where safety is paramount like Oil and Gas and process industries its essential to have stipulated procedures