Design Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (DFMEA) is a risk assessment tool used in new product development (NPD). It is commonly used in the DMADV life cycle. It is done at system, sub-assembly and component level to assess and address the risk of product failures
Process Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (PFMEA) is a risk assessment tool used to assess and address the risks in a process (manufacturing and/or service process). It is commonly used during the DMAIC life cycle
An application-oriented question on the topic along with responses can be seen below. The best answer was provided by
Natwar Lal on 23rd June 2019.
Applause for all the respondents- Natwar Lal, Mohamed Asif, Mohmmad Iftakhar Islam.
Also review the answer provided by Mr Venugopal R, Benchmark Six Sigma's in-house expert.