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Tom Weaver, President, Weaver Consulting
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Mistake Proofing

By Tom Weaver, Rob Weaver
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Tom Weaver, President, Weaver Consulting

Mistake proofing is used in product, process, and service design and development as well as in ongoing operations and improvement applications. The goal with mistake-proofing is to find and correct mistakes, errors, or omissions as close to the source as possible, when the mistakes cost less to correct than if found later.

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CAPA Corner

CAPA Corner: The Case of the Defunct TV

By Tom Weaver
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A root cause investigation may be formal or informal. Things happen, at work, at home, anywhere. The investigation methodology remains the same. Only the level of documentation changes to fit the situation.

A root cause investigation may be formal or informal. Things happen, at work, at home, anywhere. The investigation methodology remains the same. Only the level of documentation changes to fit the situation.

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