This pocket guide is designed to enhance awareness of the principles behind the 5S system and identify the impact the 5S's have on improving efficiency and promoting a safe working environment.
In a condensed version, the pocket guide outlines a disciplined methodology for implementing 5S.
The book is organized around a six-step method:
1) Planning a course of action
2) Educating the work group
3) Evaluating the work area
4) Initiating the 5S's
5) Measuring the results
6) Maintaining 5S activities
The benefits of the 5S system are numerous and include: reduced cycle time, increased floor space, reduced lead times, reduced training cycles, lowered accident rate, enhanced communication, and reduced inventory.
Give this handy pocket guide to all your employees to build 5S awareness throughout your plant.
Table of Contents:
Chapter One: Introducing the 5S's
Chapter Two: Beginning 5S Implementation
Chapter Three: Initiate the 5S
Chapter Four: Continuous Improvement of the 5S Process
Authors: Jim Peterson, Roland Smith
Size: 3-1/2" x 5"