Quality Concepts and Product Litigation

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Kastetter, Todd E.   (1999, ASQ)   Montgomery, Kolodny, Amatuzio, Dusbabek & Parker, L.L.P.

Quality Management Conference, Charlotte, NC    Vol. 11    No. 0
QICID: 18927    January 1999    pp. 1-11
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Article Abstract

[This abstract is based on the author's abstract.] The price of doing business in America includes the risk of product liability litigation. Potential legal exposure, whether civil, administrative, or criminal, is a legitimate concern for any manufacturer. Embracing and implementing quality concepts, principals and techniques yields numerous rewards in the event of litigation. An attorney called upon to defend a company that has those systems in place will likely have superior resources, materials, and evidence at his or her disposal and be at a distinct advantage to defend the litigation.

Keywords

Product liability,Quality system,Quality assurance (QA),Product safety


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