| Actions to eliminate the causes of potential nonconformities to prevent their occurrence
Appropriate to the severity of the potential issues.
Process to lessen the impact of negative effects of risk including the following:
Determining potential nonconformities and their causes;
Evaluating the need for action to prevent occurrence of nonconformities;
Determining and implementing action needed;
Documented information of action taken; reviewing the effectiveness
Utilizing lessons learned to prevent recurrence in similar processes