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Unformatted text preview: A clear definition of what is required will aid when researching companies to buy from. Understanding the risks associated with specific products can help control there affects in case of a failure. Another key is to do your own quality tests. If a supplier gives data for a product, it is always a good idea to test each batch for compliance. Since all products have tolerances, finding if you are on the upper or lower end of the spectrum can affect performance. It may seem redundant, but ensuring product quality will ensure correct performance. Communicating with your supplier your requirements can aid in getting the correct product. If a relationship is established with the supplier, it can aid in getting technical support if needed. Technical support should be provided when requested, if not finding a supplier that can answer questions will reduce uncertainty....
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- Spring '10
- Management, catastrophic failure, product quality testing