A program to reduce operational steps and improve the overall cleanliness of a work area making it safer and more productive. Step 1. Sort Removing from the workplace all items that are not needed for current production operations. Leaving only the bare essentials: Sort out what is really necessary
To be successful in implementing 5S (Sort, Set, Shine, Standardize, Sustain), audits must be conducted and four simple rules followed: Everything HAS a place and everything IN its place. Nothing on the Floor, except Legs, Wheels, or Pallets. Clean to Inspect, Inspect to Detect, Detect to Correct, Correct to Perfect.
A program to reduce the number of steps needed to do a job and make the work area cleaner so that it is safer and more productive. The 5 steps of 5S are: Sort Set Shine Standardise Sustain Rules of 5S: Everything HAS a place and everything IN its