by Mike Silverman, CRE, Ops A La Carte, LLC
• Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA) is a systematic technique of identifying, analyzing and preventing product and process problems before they occur.
• When implemented properly, FMEA’s is one of the most valuable reliability and design tools.
• Improperly executed causes FMEA’s to be a waste of resources and time. Worse, it could steer you in the wrong direction.