Poka Yoke


Poka Yoke in Japanese means mistake proofing. This is a concept to provide 100 percent product quality. Poka Yoke advocates that suitable modifcations are to be done in the process, components, equipments, etc., so that the mistakes can be avoided. This is one of the acknowledged preventive techniques. Innovation is the for Poka Yoke.

 An easy to understand Poka Yoke device is the floppy holder in all computers. The floppy can be inserted only if the floppy is kept in the correct position. In all the other possible positions the computer will not accept the floppy.

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