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Corrective Action - definition(s)

Corrective Action - An activity or other type of solution meant to reduce or eliminate an identified problem.

[Category=Data Governance ]

Source: The Data Governance Institute, 23 November 2009 08:00:40, External

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Corrective Action - A solution meant to reduce or eliminate an identified problem.

[Category=Quality ]

Source: American Society for Quality, 14 September 2010 08:23:58, External

Corrective Action - Action to eliminate the cause of a detected nonconformity. There can be more than one nonconformity. Corrective action is taken to prevent recurrence. Correction relates to containment whereas corrective action relates to the root cause. See Preventive Action.

[Category=Data Quality ]

Source: iSixSigma, 10 January 2011 10:22:03, External

Corrective Action - Corrective actions are steps that are taken to remove the causes of an existing nonconformity or undesirable situation. The corrective action process is designed to prevent the recurrence of nonconformities or undesirable situations. It tries to make sure that existing nonconformities and situations don't happen again. It tries to prevent recurrence by eliminating causes. Corrective actions address actual problems. Because of this, the corrective action process can be thought of as a problem solving process.

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Source: Praxium Research Group Ltd, 08 March 2011 09:49:05, External

Corrective Action - Any measures taken to rectify conditions adverse to quality and, where possible, to preclude their recurrence.

[Category=Quality Assurance ]

Source: Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection, 17 March 2011 07:31:35, External 





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