Process Failure Mode And Effects Analysis (PFMA)

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Process Failure Mode Effects Analysis: An analytical technique used to assure that potential process failure modes and associated causes have been considered and addressed
defined by 6SixSigSigma
An analytical technique used by a manufacturing responsible engineer/team as a means to assure that, to the extent possible, potential failure modes and their associated causes/mechanisms have been considered and addressed.
defined by Lean Affiliates