Before applying for an official review, a team should carry out its own self-review. This will help it to see whether it has adopted the right approach and is implementing its activities in the correct way.
Figure 5.49 shows a typical workflow for Autonomous Maintenance reviews, while Tables 5.9 to 5.13 show actual examples of Autonomous Maintenance review sheets. Review sheets of this kind should be drawn up by the Autonomous Maintenance Subcommittee, for instance, during the preparatory phase for introducing TPM, and should be based on the work done on the management pilot models. There is no single ‘perfect’ format for review sheets, so these examples should be used as a reference for creating your own review sheets more closely tailored to the situation in your particular company.
When a unit has cleared the senior management review, a ‘Pass’ sticker is usually presented to be displayed on the piece of equipment in question.