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Q 245. Fuel indicator in a car is not a mistake proofing device. Rather it is a visual control. How do you differentiate between the two? Under what circumstances will you prefer to use a visual control rather than mistake proofing? Note for website visitors - Two questions are asked every week on this platform. One on Tuesday and the other on Friday. All questions so far can be seen here - https://www.benchmarksixsigma.com/forum/lean-six-sigma-business-excellence-questions/ Please visit the forum home page at https://www.benchmarksixsigma.com/forum/ to respond
Q11. While it is understood that mistake proofing is immensely effective, there is some confusion about what it means or intends to achieve. Let us look at the following interpretations of Poka Yoke - The human error will not happen at all. Human error may continue to happen but the defect will not happen. Human error may happen, the defect is less likely to happen. Human error may happen, the defect will also happen but will be detected and corrected automatically. Which of the above interpretations are correct? Please explain with valid exa