The Effect of Inspection Error on Average Outgoing Quality Academic Article uri icon


  • This paper develops and provides formulas for calculating the Average Outgoing Quality (AOQ) when attributes examination is subject to Type I and Type II inspection errors. Nine different rectification inspection policies are considered. Each AOQ expression is evaluated using a typical sampling plan and the results are presented graphically for four different error pairs.

published proceedings

  • Journal of Quality Technology

author list (cited authors)

  • Case, K. E., Bennett, G. K., & Schmidt, J. W.

citation count

  • 27

complete list of authors

  • Case, Kenneth E||Bennett, G Kemble||Schmidt, JW

publication date

  • January 1975