Inspections and Audits

Poor Documentation and Lab Controls Top 2014 Form 483 Observations

Lax procedural documentation in quality control units topped the list of reasons why drugmakers received Form 483s in fiscal 2014, its ninth consecutive year at the top, while poor laboratory controls jumped to second place from fourth in the annual rankings of inspection observations. Read More

Poor Documentation and Lab Controls Top 2014 Form 483 Observations

Lax procedural documentation in quality control units topped the list of reasons why drugmakers received Form 483s in fiscal 2014, its ninth consecutive year at the top, while poor laboratory controls jumped to second place from fourth in the annual rankings of inspection observations. Read More

FDA Hints at Potential Metrics and Collection Methods

Drugmakers may soon have to report to the FDA how they decide when to launch a CAPA investigation, if they have a performance index for their product’s critical quality attributes and the seniority level of the employee who signs off on the annual product review. Read More