Creating Standard Work: Get Your Company on the Lean Path to Improvement
Sustain: Ensuring Compliance
The team performing the work should be responsible for auditing the standardized process once it is in place. Supervisors and operators will track and determine if the process is being followed and, if not, determine why. Perhaps someone has found a better way to perform the process and can make suggestions for change. The end goal is improvement, not strictly maintaining a stated process.
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