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How can Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA) reduce risk?

How can Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA) reduce risk?

As a part of their ongoing efforts to improve business processes, companies are always looking for new ways to prevent or eliminate all types of failures. These failures can be in the manufacturing of products or can be in the existing business processes. Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA) can help with production and process failures.

A high-level overview on FMEA is published on SearchSAP (Registration is FREE).

If you are a subscriber of SAPexperts (SCM) hub, you can read the Complete Article.

Until next time,

Jawad Akhtar

SAP PRESS Bestselling Book Author: Production Planning and Control with SAP ERP

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  • Hi,

    In manufacturing industry, FMEA AND PFMEA carried out to ensure the diffectfree product and Design of the product,

    how they ensure? They control by

    identification of the critical parameters for the process,work instructions,control process charts,BPR,Application of the lean process.

    SAP System it is necessary to apply Authorization object to control any illegal activity,

    non standard business practices at each entry level.



    • Hello Devendra,

      Thank you for your comments.

      I have three-series articles coming up soon on SAPexperts SCM hub that takes a deep dive approach to most (and several additional) points that you have mentioned.

      These three articles not only cover how to create FMEA in SAP ERP, but also the business processes involved, as well as how to create Control Plan and make it an integral part of Inspection Plan.

      Thank you,

      Jawad Akhtar