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What is SOP / Standard Operating Procedure

What is SOPs?  - Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) help your employees do their jobs in the best way possible.  - SOPs contain job instructions that explain in detail how to perform a certain work or series of tasks properly.   - Using SOPs, you know exactly which s…

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Types of Product Disposition

- Disposition is about arrangement so when the product is found to be non-conforming the decision has to be taken on the 'action of dealing with things in a particular way'  - Disposition typically is defined, by most organizations, as an instruction that de…

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What is Quality Circle? / Use of Quality Circle / Characteristics of Quality Circle

- Concept of Quality Circle is to solve work related problems by using basic problem solving techniques. - Quality circle is defined as, "a small group of people doing similar work, who meet regularly under the leadership of their supervisor, to identify and d…

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Different Types of Errors in Measurement

What is error?  - Error is defined as difference between the true value and the measured value.  - True value is the average of the infinite numbers of measurements where measured value is the precise value.  - Measurement of any quantity is done by comparin…

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Cost of Quality vs Cost of Poor Quality

What is Cost of Quality (COQ)?  - COQ is the cost of achieving quality products including resources cost, maintenance cost etc.  - COQ = It is the sum of Cost of Good Quality and Cost of Poor Quality  - COQ is a methodology used to define and measure what amoun…

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Eight Dimension of Quality

Different Definitions of Quality   -   Fit for purpose  - Conformance to Requirements.  - It’s Freedom from defects.  - It is a degree of excellence.  - It is value for performance David A. Garvin, a specialist in the area of quality, argues that …

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Quality Assurance (QA) vs Quality Control (QC)

1) Quality Assurance  -   Quality Assurance is Process oriented and focuses on prevention of defect.  - Quality Assurance is a set of activities for ensuring quality in the manufacturing processes by which products are developed. Focus   -   Quality…

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