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What is assurance?

System of checks to ensure high standards throughout design and manufacture
Quality control checks at critical control points
Assures it will be the same every time its brought
Meets all the criteria


What is Control?

Critical points :
Raw Materials tested
Production samples - samples taken and checked to see if they match the product spec


What happens if there are faults?

Relayed back to the factory floor - feedback
Feedback happens straight away, loop for modification


Why is it worth the effort?

Reduces cost
Good reputation with quality products


Give 3 methods of Quality assurance?

Check working conditions
Flowchart to guide method of work
Check machines are functioning