Similar to KVP. Moreover, failures are detected and corrective measures worked out.
KVP (Continuous improvement process)
According to ISO/TS 16949 a compulsory part in the standardized quality management for all company divisions. KVP demands continuous improvement with lasting effects, requiring an appropriate corporate culture. Ideas of individual employees are encouraged and will be implemented promptly. The aim may be very different, e.g. rapid lifting of rationalization potential, more employee participation or humanization of working life.