Strategic Error-Proofing: Achieving Success Every Time with Smarter FMEAs, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Strategic Error-Proofing

Achieving Success Every Time with Smarter FMEAs, 1st Edition

By John J. Casey

Productivity Press

152 pages | 27 B/W Illus.

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Paperback: 9781420083675
pub: 2008-08-14
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This book illustrates how the strategic placement of 'error-proofing' devices, which is refered in this book as Success Every Time (SET), drives up industries' profits and throughput. It highlights the deficiencies of Failure Mode Effects Analysis (FMEA) and compares the strategy to the SET.

Table of Contents


Part 1: Getting Started with Success Every Time

Chapter 1: FMEA, Poke-Yoke, Mistake-Proofing, and Error-Proofing: Sorting Out the Terminology

Chapter 2: Success Every Time and Quality Improvement

Part 2: The Critical Phases of Success Every Time

Chapter 3: Strategic Monitoring of the Critical Elements

Chapter 4: Phase I of the Success Every Time Method: Part Level

Chapter 5: Phase II of the Success Every Time Method: Set-Up Level

Chapter 6: Phase III of the Success Every Time Method: Parameter Level

Part 3: Perfecting and Monitoring Your Error-Proofing Devices

Chapter 7: Designing Parts That are Device-Compatible

Chapter 8: Investing in Your Devices

Chapter 9: Creating Great Devices, Placing Them, and Verifying Their Success

Part 4: Success Every Time as a Corporate-Wide Strategy

Chapter 10: The Strategy Behind Success Every Time

Chapter 11: Putting it All Together

About the Author

Casey, John J.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Business Communication / General
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Quality Control
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Industries / Manufacturing Industries