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    PROACTOnDemand® RCA Software In The Cloud!

    Learn how to process and deliver better RCA corporate wide using PROACTOnDemand subscription based, data secured RCA application.

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    PROACTOnDemand® Retaining Corporate Knowledge

    Using PROACT® Knowledge Management Templates to assist in RCA and building logic trees faster.

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    Robert J. Latino - CEO's Message

    Introduction to Reliability Center and The PROACT® Approach to solving issues for bottom-line results. Bob covers the germination of a failure and what we can find with RCA.

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    Challenging The Limits®: A Story of Courage

    Mr. Charles J. Latino, Founder of RCI. Charles passed away in 2007 but his Reliability policies, principles and teachings live on. Charles participated in an international discussion on Reliability.

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  • PROACT® Modules: The following movies introduce the available PROACT® Software Modules. Free demos are available by calling toll free: 1+800 457-0645 to arrange a live webinar with your free demo.

  • PROACT®: Performing MORT Chart RCA in PROACT®.

    In this video RCI demonstrates how to use MORT Charts within the PROACT® RCA Software.

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  • PROACTOnDemand®: Doing RCA Your Way in PROACTOnDemand®

    In this video RCI demonstrates how to use other RCA approaches and methods within the PROACTonDemand mobile friendly subscription as a service software.

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  • PROACTOnDemand®: From Incident to the Root Causes

    This video shows you how to easily analyze and document your events even if you have used other RCA approaches, you can use them within the PROACT® Software.

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  • PROACT® RCA & FMEA Applications: The following movies explain how we apply the PROACT® Methodology for Root Cause Analysis and Failure Modes Effect Analysis / OA.

  • Living Reliability - The Guiding Principles

    This movie discusses the most common Reliability views in the "hard technologies" or the hard side of rca versus the "soft side" of technology. RCI's holistic reliability view includes the hard and soft technologies for a culture of reliability.

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  • RCA - Where Does the Analysis Start?

    Bob Latino discusses on where you should start an analysis and why. This movie covers from the event to the consequences and what to do about it.

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  • What Does Management Want RCA to Be?

    This movie discusses the pressures of an RCA to be quick, inexpensive and use few resources. But is that good enough to realize loss or risk? Above all the RCA should be accurate! See how the PROACT® Approach does just that.

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  • Proactive RCA: Use PROACT® on Failures That Have Not Occurred

    Can we perform RCA on failures that haven't occurred? YES WE CAN. Learn how to be PROACTive in your RCA.

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  • Applying PROACT® on Solving Chronic Failures

    What about the Chronic Failures? Learn in this video how PROACT® RCA works on Chronic Failures for a PROACTive Reliability Environment.

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  • BFA: Basic Failure Analysis Overview in PROACT®

    This discussion shows how the PROACT® Approach is used in Basic Failure Analysis.

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  • FSI: Failure Scene Investigations

    Using the PROACT® Approach we can apply the techniques and software to an FSI. Failure Scene Investigation Techniques are shown in this movie.

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  • HER: Human Error Reduction Techniques

    This movie discusses applying the PROACT® Techniques to achieve safety perfection. Human Error Reduction Techniques and tips are shown in this movie.

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  • Using Other RCA Methods with PROACT®

    This movie discusses how to bring your preferred RCA method with you and organize your RCA for performance and delivery using PROACT®

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  • PROACT® for Industry Examples: The following movies are case histories of Reliability Center Inc. The PROACT® Methodology was applied to real life issues facing our Industry clients.

  • Mining Company: Hauler Truck Fire Analysis

    Watch as we use PROACT® to discover hidden facts about these hauler trucks. See the final recommendations that make these trucks safer today!

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  • Boiler Feedwater Pump Failure

    This analysis was started and concluded during one of our seminars. Our student had a current issue with a Boiler Driven Turbine Failure and we solved it on-site!

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  • Ammonia Nurse Tank Failure/Accident

    Root Cause Analysis focuses on Mechanical Failure with injury. See how this ammonia tank caused injury as well as focus on the mechanical modes that caused the failure.

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  • Thermo Compressor Failure

    Weyerhaeuser Thermo Compressor Cone Failure on Paper Machine Number 3 was experiencing repeated failures due to cracking along a longitudinal weld. Replacement Thermo Compressor Cones lasted two months and two days, respectively, before new cracking appeared.

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  • Down Hole Oil Well Failure

    After performing an opportunity analysis of well failures, we were able to plug in the frequencies of them and choose the ones for RCA. After completing the RCA the recommendations discovered were applied for reduction of failures.

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  • Customer Service: Tank Truck Loaded with Wrong Chemical

    Customer complaint involved a tank truck shipment of N-Butyl Alcohol (NBA) by a supplier. The delivery transferred the chemical into the wrong tank - one for Ethyl Acetate (EA).

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  • Customer Service Complaint: Black Specs in Products

    Five (5) similar customer complaints were received concerning green pellets mixed with clear pellets. Complaints were received from more than one customer, but not all rail cars of product received a complaint. The silos and conveying systems were checked prior to their initial use for the clear product. They were also cleaned and inspected after each customer complaint. Each time, one or more potential sources of green contamination was found and corrected.

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  • On the Job Knife Injury

    Knife Cut Injury happens while on the job! See how evidence collected builds this root cause analysis and the final outcome discovery of all the root causes contributing to this incident.

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  • Space Shuttle Challenger: What More Did We Learn?

    Root Cause Analysis on the Space Shuttle Challenger. All evidence, images and reports were public knowledge. See how RCI built this analysis using public information. Tune in to see what else we learned!

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  • PROACT® for Healthcare Examples: The following movies are Healthcare related case histories and studies of applying the PROACT® Methodology in Risk Management, Failure Modes Effects and Opportunity Analysis and in conjunction with various other Healthcare Specialists.

  • PROACTOnDemand® Adapting Healthcare RCA Methods within PROACT

    See how PROACTOnDemand accommodates many popular RCA Methods. See how the RCA Severity Calculator help analyst choose which type of RCA to perform. Your host will guide you through performing and delivering a total RCA.

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  • Malfunction of Clinical Alarms

    Demonstration of how to effectively and efficiently call upon RCA logic templates using the PROACT® Software. Analysis is based on the article from Hyman, William A. and Johnson, Eric. 2008 - Journal of Clinical Engineering.

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  • Colombini MRI Case: RCA - Tobias Gilk & Reliability Center

    MRI Safety Week was founded to celebrate and promote excellence in MRI safety. July is the anniversary of the tragic 2001 MRI death of young Michael Colombini, age 6, who died when a portable steel oxygen cylinder was brought into the MRI room during his exam. This RCA shows all of the root causes to this event.

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  • MRI Coil Failure

    Unavailability of an MRI system for Neurovascular scans due to the coils failing. Based on article Managing MRI Risk. Three MRI Suites built for diagnostic purposes but used for other purposes without updates or adaptations to the need. If an RCA was applied, there would not have been down time and injury.

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  • RCA - Patient Falls: Medication Error - Nortriptyline

    While taking the prescribed medication the prescribed way, the patient gets dizzy, falls and breaks her hip during the day. The doctors ordered an RCA to this event.

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  • Enalapril Medication Error RCA

    Medication Error case history performed in PROACT Root Cause Analysis software. Patient Death due to Medication Error and Missed Diagnosis of Anaphylactoid Reaction.

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  • PROACT® Examples: The following movies explain how the PROACT® Method is applicable to many other types of studies that require a validated report of root cause analysis.

  • School Bullying - Root Cause Analysis

    Using PROACT Root Cause Analysis we assist a 5th grader in creating her analysis on Bullying. Good movie to watch for all educational understanding of the causes and effects of Bullying as well as understanding how to use RCA for educational purposes.

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  • Residential Clothes Dryer Failure

    Based on an actual case experienced by the embarrassed narrator. Even at home, we can find opportunities to use the PROACT® Method and software to solve life's little problems!

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