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S, O, D, R P N

English translation: Severity, Occurence, Detectability, Risk Priority Number

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English term or phrase:S, O, D, R P N
English translation:Severity, Occurence, Detectability, Risk Priority Number
Entered by: Vitali Stanisheuski
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06:20 Mar 7, 2005
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Bus/Financial
English term or phrase: S, O, D, R P N
I am translating a presentation about shrinkage and ways to overcome it.
There is a table
Title: Failure mode effets analysis
Columns: Process step, potential failure mode(s), S, O, D, R P N (it goes vertically, maybe it is an abbreviation).
Content of the columns:

Process step: Partial load shipped to carrier
potential failure mode(s): wrong pallets on wrong trucks
S: 4
O: 4
D: 4
R P N: 64

by the way, the content of R P N is product of S, O, D
Vitali Stanisheuski
Belarus
Local time: 05:47
Risk Priority Number
Explanation:
Severity of failure*Occurence*Detectability=Risk Priority Number
S*O*D=RPN
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Local time: 11:47
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s, o, d, r p n
Risk Priority Number


Explanation:
Severity of failure*Occurence*Detectability=Risk Priority Number
S*O*D=RPN


    Reference: http://www.isixsigma.com/library/content/c040510a.asp
xxxsinga
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