Effect of Inspection Errors on Waste and on Quality of Outgoing Product


Jackson, J. Edward   (1957, ASQC)   Eastman Kodak Company

Industrial Quality Control    Vol. 14    No. 6
QICID: 4282    December 1957    pp. 5-8
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Article Abstract

This article presents simple formulas for estimating the costs of inspection errors, where these are apt to be large. The problem, when inspections are based on measurements, is negligible, but becomes important when the inspections concern qualitative criteria and hence require judgments.


Management of quality assurance

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