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Unformatted text preview: inspection is an unsatisfactory alternative, and when there are potentially serious product liability risks, and although the vendors process is satisfactory, a program for continuously monitoring the product is necessary. Six situations in which acceptable sampling would be useful. When testing is destructive When inspection costs are extremely high When time or technology limitations are constraints When lot sizes are very large and the probability of inspection errors is high When suppliers quality history is good enough to justify less than 100% inspection When potential liability risks are high enough to warrant some form of continuous monitoring...
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- Spring '11