Preventive action

Corrective and Preventive Action are concepts within Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP).

Long term cost / risk weighted action taken to prevent a problem from occurring, based on an understanding of the product or process.

Preventive action will address inadequate "conditions" which may produce nonconformances.

Preventive Actions are typically ( but not limited to ) initiated from Internal Audit results, Management Review output, Quality System records & analysis data, continual improvement objectives and miscellaneous company-wide input vehicles.

see also Corrective action

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