Why organizations should use it? Designed to set up a workplace suited for effective visual check and lean production.
How organizations should use it? By sorting, straightening, shining, standardizing and sustaining organizational items.
What is it for? Workplace organization method.
5S steps are composed of:
- Distinction of needed from unneeded items and keeping the needed ones
- Arrangement of items to promote efficient workflow
- Cleaning and arrangement of the workplace
- Settlement of standards for a consistently organized workplace
- Sustainment and review of standards