Total Dependability Management

  • Per Anders Akersten
  • Bengt Klefsjö

31.5 Conclusions

The authors strongly believe that the system view of dependability management will facilitate organizations to work with dependability matters, since things are “put together to create a whole”. Total dependability management builds upon the availability and use of all three management system components: a set of supporting core values, an appropriate methodology, and the skillful use of contextually adapted tools.


Quality Function Deployment Total Quality Management Dependability Management International Electrotechnical Commission Safety Management System 
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  • Per Anders Akersten
  • Bengt Klefsjö

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