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How Do You Correct Nonconformances with Corrective Action?

We know that it is important to collect information and feedback from external and internal sources in order to identify problems, defect, or non-conformances. But once you have found a problem, what steps do you take to resolve it? Do you take corrective action on all problems that are identified? How Do You Correct Nonconformances with Corrective Action? Continue reading How Do You Correct Nonconformances with Corrective Action?

What’s the Difference Between Corrective Action and Preventive Action?

Corrective and Preventive Action are key elements to a Quality Management System (QMS) that is focused on Continual Improvement and Customer Satisfaction. Indeed, any ISO 9001 QMS should have this type of focus, unfortunately many do not. What’s the difference between corrective action and preventive action? Continue reading What’s the Difference Between Corrective Action and Preventive Action?