FMEA Form

Detect potential errors in business processes early and minimize their impact on customers. Use a digital form to make your FMEA even more effective.

Go paperless, conduct inspections easily and solve issues quicker with your teammates.

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FMEA Template

This template intends to recognise and document potential problems in FMEA.

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FMEA Template (Machinery)

Use the FMEA form to identify possible failures of industrial machinery in time. Carry out regular inspections and avoid costly machine breakdowns.

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FMEA Control Plan Template

An FMEA control plan is a comprehensive documentation of the corrective actions developed by an FMEA.

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What is an FMEA checklist template?


The systematic process of a Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA) determines potential errors in processes, products or certain systems in a company. An FMEA template is used by product development or process optimization teams to determine the Risk Priority Number (RPN).



This article addresses the following issues:


1. Goals and Advantages of implementing FMEAs


2. Powerful FMEA template tool for optimizing FMEA forms



3 Advantages of implementing FMEAs


FMEA procedures can have a variety of uses in companies. They can be implemented to improve processes, products or systems. The 3 essential advantages and goals of implementing an FMEA template are:


1. Ensuring Safety


The implementation of an FMEA template process is in itself a great success factor. By assigning an FMEA Team which analyzes certain processes, products or systems of a company, you gain insight into the actual functionality of said factors. A substantial part of this analysis should be a risk assessment. Once a cause or impact for a failure mechanism is detected, a root cause analysis should be applied to establish the underlying problem. The first goal of an FMEA template is therefore, to determine, how to improve through precise analysis. This safety-oriented procedure ensures high-quality productivity in your company.



2. Becoming a high-quality brand


An in-depth analysis is of great importance when trying to improve complex new or established processes or products. But it is crucial to not only work with the information you have gained perspective on but moreover work with it, by assigning corrective action. You should bare in mind that there cannot be one implemented change to better a process in the long-run, therefore your FMEA team should establish a plan for regular checks and corrections to ensure a stable quality which customers and clients expect and deserve. Therefore, the second goal of FMEA is to provide long-term quality by repeating processes and constantly questioning their suitability.



3. Saving Time & Costs


A thorough analysis of internal processes makes us rethink a companys' strategy and helps to accomplish daily business faster and more effectively. Saving time means saving costs of daily efforts but it also minimizes the risk of costs caused by failure mechanisms in a specific product as well as possible warranty costs. Another factor to considere here, is your reputation as a high-performance company in general. Always being on schedule ensures your status as a trust-worthy business which values its clients time and money. Average performance does not bring about recommendations, therefore the third goal of an FMEA-procedure is to save time and costs to satisfy clients and put emphasis on a convincing reputation.



Lumiform: Your FMEA Template Tool


With Lumiform's mobile app, you can easily conduct any kind of quality and safety inspection via tablet or smartphone - online or offline. With the desktop software, you can create checklists and evaluate the data collected in the field. This significantly reduces the risk of quality loss, accidents at work, documentation errors and damage to reputation.


Benefits:


  • Generate real-time data about your processes. This makes quality and safety measurable for the first time and you can use the data to continuously improve processes.

  • Get a general overview of everything that happens in the field.

  • Reports are generated completely automatically, which saves you the need to do all the manual follow-up work.

  • Increase the efficiency of your internal processes: Solve incidents up to 4x faster than before through more efficient communication within the team, with third parties and with management and faster reporting of incidents.

  • Save time with easier analysis of all data and faster identification of areas that need your attention.Continuous improvement of quality and safety: With the flexible checklist construction kit, you can continuously optimize internal checks and processes. The Lumiform guides the examiner through the exam, no training is required.

  • Very easy to use with no margin for error for employees. The app offers less complexity in documenting or filling out checklists than complicated paper or Excel lists.

  • Examinations are completed approximately 30%-50% faster, depending on the application.


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