Poka Yoke - Explanation

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Poka Yoke - Explanation
Marten van der Zee, Student (University), Netherlands, Premium Member
Poka Yoke is a method that shapes the production process the way it gets almost impossible to make mistakes. Employees have to make improvements in the process and needs to come up with proposals on how to prevent all the mistakes. The process has to run in such a way that errors can not occur by human failure or process interference. The concept got launched by Shigeo Shingo, as part of the Toyota production system. Frederick Taylor's Scientific Management was already trying to avoid errors by employees and by working in the most efficient and effective way....Sign up

Poka Yoke
Sabari, Analyst, India, Member
Poka Yoke = ‘’mistake proofing’’ or ‘’fool proofing’’
Poka Yoke can be explained using a simple example: while installing software the system ill...Sign up



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