inspection

(redirected from Safety inspection)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia.

inspection

  1. the examination of raw materials, work in progress and finished goods to check that these items comply with predetermined QUALITY standards. The principal purpose of inspection is the identification of rejects, thereby ensuring that the standards set are maintained by weeding out unacceptable items (DEFECTIVE WORK). Inspection can involve examination of all items, or just a sample of items where the cost of examination is high.
  2. the inspection of buildings, plant, machinery and equipment which is also necessary to identify MAINTENANCE problems which might cause machine failure and disruption to production, or inconsistent machine performance which would affect product quality. See QUALITY CONTROL, QUALITY COSTS.
References in periodicals archive ?
We look forward to continuing our partnership with the TLC for many more years as well as expanding our use of new safety inspection technologies.
A Kirklees Council spokesperson said: "The council can confirm that this vehicle was being used to carry out safety inspections of the road network and was inspecting Station Road, Honley, at the time.
I'm committed to getting rid of the safety inspections for vehicles.
The Tunnel Safety Inspection course uses virtual technology as an alternative to traditional field inspections.
Covered by the safety inspection campaign are L200 and Strada model years 2007-2014.
Proton, a Malaysia-based automaker, has launched its Balik Kampung festive promotions and customary free 20-point safety inspection for Proton owners in Malaysia.
Gatchalian contends that the MCs issued by the late DILG Secretary Jesse Robredo supposedly authorizing LGUs to issue provisional business permits pending inspection by the BFP should clear him on accusations he violated the Fire Code or RA 9154 provision which states: "No occupancy permit, business or permit to operate shall be issued without securing a Fire Safety Inspection Certification (FSIC) from the Chief, BFP, or his/her duly authorized representative.
The Akron-Canton Airport (CAK) said it has achieved a perfect score on the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Part 139 Airfield Safety Inspection.
28 April 2014 - ATIS Elevator Inspections LLC, a subsidiary of American Testing and Inspection Services LLC, said it had taken over domestic Palmetto Safety Inspections LLC, without disclosing financial details.
Due to fire and safety inspection, City Center will be closed for the next 48 hours," said a notice pasted by the management near the entrances of the shopping mall.
BEIRUT: Three people were injured when an elevator collapsed during a safety inspection tour of a metals factory in Dikwaneh Thursday, according to the National News Agency.
The safety inspection will focus on nuclear reactors that are more than 20 years old on the assumption that the nuclear plants are hit by major disasters such as an earthquake, tsunami, power failure and radiation leaks, officials at the Prime Minister's Office said.

Full browser ?