General Physics, Troy, Michigan, used Poka-yoke to help Chrysler during the development period of its 1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee. The error and mistake proofing technique embodied a preventative method that solved quality problems prior to them becoming assembly-line catastrophes. General Physics also identified and prioritised defect sources and implemented techniques to eliminate them. The Jeep…

BPIR Categories

14.3.2 Implement an improvement approach/method/technique
5.5.3 Improve process/product performance
5.5.5 Implement systems for managing production/delivery

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