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Calibration Checklist : Effective Tool for Calibration Monitoring

A calibration management system is essential to ensure that calibrations meet requirements for accuracy, precision, and linearity.  An effective calibration checklist outlines the key requirements for proper calibration monitoring in production systems. Table of Contents: 1. What is Calibration and Its Importance2. 5 Types Of Calibration and Its Method3. Engineering Tolerances: Accuracy, Precision, and Uncertainty4. […]

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Shift Handover Checklist: A Reliable Tool for Effective Shift Handover

A shift handover report is vital to ensure continuity of work, avoid errors and create an overall effective workplace. A shift handover checklist is the best solution for frontline shift management who wants shift handover information at their fingertips. Table of Contents:1. What is a Shift Handover Report? 2.Why Are Shift Handovers Important?3.Elements of an […]

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Time Off Request Form

In today’s fast-paced and ever-changing world, finding time for everything we want to do can be challenging. Time management is key to fitting everything in while still maintaining a healthy work/life balance. A time off request allows employees to request time off quickly and helps employers keep track of who is available and when. If […]

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Work Order Checklist: The Ultimate Guide

Work order checklists are essential to any organization’s maintenance and operations. By creating a work order checklist, you can ensure that all the necessary steps are taken to complete a task and that the job is completed efficiently and correctly. In this blog post, we’ll discuss the importance of work order checklists and provide tips […]

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Practicing Effective Food Safety SOPs

Food safety is a critical part of running any food service operation. From ensuring that food is properly stored and handled to preventing the spread of bacteria, food safety protocols are essential for minimizing risk and protecting your business. Fortunately, implementing effective food safety SOPs need not be a daunting task. By following some simple […]

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Total Guide To Conducting An Effective Job Safety Analysis (Free Template)

A job safety analysis (JSA) is a procedure that helps integrate health and safety practices into a particular job operation or task. The ultimate goal of a job safety analysis (sometimes referred to as job hazard analysis), is to recognize potential risks and/or hazards in each stage of a task that workers must complete. Supervisors […]

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DFMEA in 10 Easy Steps to Boost Product Quality (& Prevent Error)

One negative experience can cost a customer.  We’ve all heard that saying, and nothing better proves the point than the 2016 Samsung Galaxy Note 7 product recall. This was an error that cost the company $5.3 million. 96 reports were filed to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, stating that the devices were plagued with […]

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Operations and Supply Chain Management: 5 Fundamental Elements of an Effective OSCM System

The next product you purchase online, take a moment to consider the steps it takes to fulfill your order, and deliver your product to your door. Each step is part of a large network of complex processes. And the management of these processes is termed Operations and Supply Chain Management (OSCM).  OSCM looks at each […]

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5 Fundamental Steps to Ensure Product Safety and cGMP Manufacturing Compliance

Current Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP) are regulatory guidelines used for pharmaceutical, medical, cosmetics, food, food supplements, and beverage products. These guidelines ensure that what the consumer receives is high quality, delivers on the intended use, is marketed appropriately, and most importantly, is safe. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is authorized to carry out […]

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PFMEA: Learn How to Remove Error From a System With This 10 Step Guide

Process Failure Mode Effects Analysis (PFMEA) is a methodology used to remove errors from a process. Errors are identified, prioritized, and then mitigated systematically. For instance, corrective action in the early stages of a product life cycle is ~29x less expensive than corrections made later on in the design process. This shows that early error […]