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   Contents Chapter 21 Checklist: Effective Inspections

Checklist: Effective Inspections

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    Do you have checklists that focus reviewer attention on areas that have been problems in the past?
  • Is the emphasis on defect detection rather than correction?
  • Are inspectors given enough time to prepare before the inspection meeting, and is each one prepared?
  • Does each participant have a distinct role to play?
  • Does the meeting move at a productive rate?
  • Is the meeting limited to two hours?
  • Has the moderator received specific training in conducting inspections?
  • Is data about error types collected at each inspection so that you can tailor future checklists to your organization?
  • Is data about preparation and inspection rates collected so that you can optimize future preparation and inspections?
  • Are the action items assigned at each inspection followed up, either personally by the moderator or with a re-inspection?
  • Does management understand that it should not attend inspection meetings?