EASEworks Layered Process Audits (LPA) gives you the tools to improve your quality and defect rates via a web application designed to minimize your administrative time.
• Reduced VariationReduces build variation based on work standardization. Focusing on process inputs that help achieve first-time quality.• Reduced DefectsReduced non-compliance means reduced defects, eliminating the shipping of non-conforming products.• SafetySafety regulations will be enforced, reducing operator’s injury. Saving money because it’s less costly to have fewer injuries and manufacture products correctly the first time around.• Reduced InspectionAn effective LPA program reduces the need for final product inspection. By ensuring that processes run correctly because you are able to personally verify them.• Facilitates TrainingOperator training and interaction with management will be improved, helping top management become more familiar with shop-floor activities and building a great relationship between management and shop floor personnel. Training gaps will be identified.
• Web ApplicationAll users can see their schedules online and enter their audits.• Non Conformance CodesAll failures reasons are selected from combo boxes by type, allowing consistency of error and the production of Pareto Charts. You can drill down within the Pareto Charts.• Reusable QuestionsQuestions, that can be used in multiple audits, can be shared.• Easy AdministrationOnce the LPA program has been set up, it is easy to administer, with schedules, charts, and metrics.• MetricsInclude charts for completion, coverage, non-conformance, Pareto analysis. All filtered by: date, department, auditor, shift, etc.• Audit Question TypesInclude Pass/Fail, Acknowledge, Measurements, and Comments.• Shift Supervisor AcknowledgementAll non-conformance findings must be acknowledged by the supervisor immediately once found.
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