Root Cause Analysis Templates and Example Problems
These root cause analysis (RCA) templates and example problems are provided to inspire RCA program champions and facilitators' ability to thoroughly pinpoint causes, organize them in a logical fashion, and identify effective solutions. The following examples are based on real situations and some have been altered slightly to protect confidentiality and anonymity.
Featured Example - Flint Water Crisis
This compelling report shows the interaction of many different causes, including public policy, negligence, and poor infrastructure, which resulted in a disturbing health concern. See how this situation can be prevented in the future with a wide variety of creative solutions.