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A Preventive Action is any action that reduces the likelihood of a problem occurring in a process. It not only addresses the root cause of a problem, but prevents recurrence.

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Elisabeth Swan

Elisabeth is a Managing Partner & Executive Advisor at GoLeanSixSigma.com. For over 25 years, she's helped leading organizations like Amazon, Charles Schwab and Starwood Hotels & Resorts build problem-solving muscles with Lean Six Sigma to achieve their goals.