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W.o.W., part I: Total Error vs. Trueness and Measurement Uncertainty

September 2007

Total Error. Trueness. Uncertainty. Can these terms coexist? Under ISO, will defining an allowable error for a test become unacceptable? Will the embrace of ISO accreditation mandate the rejection of all non-ISO-conforming terminology and concepts?

The debate - and the future - is uncertain.

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