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Ignition Guide to Creating a Supplier Quality Risk Assessment

Published: 20 March 2018

ID: G00365551

Analyst(s): Quality Research Team


Assessing a supplier’s risk level can be a complicated process, especially if you don’t know where to start. This Ignition Guide simplifies that process, helping you create a supplier quality risk assessment framework that you can apply to your whole supply base.

Table Of Contents



Before You Start

Common Pitfalls and Keys to Success

Step 1 of 4: Identify and Select a List of Quality Risk Indicators


Step 2 of 4: Use Stakeholder Input to Assign Weights to Quality Risk Indicators


Step 3 of 4: Create the Risk Assessment Scorecard


Step 4 of 4: Confirm Risk Assessment Accuracy and Determine Risk Tiers


Review Your Performance

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