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Establishing an internal audit program. Therefore, the discipline and transparency of opera- 5. Developing business process metrics. These organizations also report the following key MORE ON SOX Several articles on the Sarbanes-Oxley Act have appeared in QP since 2003. com. com lessons learned from the SOX compliance efforts: • Section 404 has helped increase awareness of or lack of internal controls. SARBANES-OXLEY ACT • One size does not ﬁt all. Senior management of smaller companies should tailor the controls—and their assessment and testing—to the size of the organization.
The competition is sponsored by ASQ’s • Consultant, benchmarking and culture survey data. Team and Workplace Excellence Forum, and the pre- • Fishbone diagram and brainstorming. sentations are judged annually at ASQ’s World Confer- • Vision and principles. ence on Quality and Improvement. • Value stream mapping. Before launching the project, the team reviewed • Project strength matrix. the data on injury frequency and associated costs to • Gap and force ﬁeld analysis. help understand the C-17 site’s current state.
QMS scores for in-home region 4 increased 33%. • Timeliness of completion of management reviews. • Corrective and preventive actions. aged to perform a self-assessment using the same • A unit’s ability to adhere to several procedures. scorecard method. • Preventive maintenance of equipment. • Environmental and safety requirements. Most areas of the scorecard allow grades of either an A or F, while other areas allow for a C. Some of the Following the Sears Home Services evaluation team’s assessment, the units have the opportunity to review the results and report any errors the team might have made.
[Magazine] Quality Progress (June 2008)