What About Lean Machine Safety? | Control Design | lean manufacturing | Scoop.it

"There are common misconceptions that keep manufacturers from integrating safety into lean manufacturing, McHale said. 'People think there's no place for safety in lean," he said. "Safety will just impede things; all of my processes will slow down. Implementing safety doesn't necessarily result in lost production.'

McHale believes safety and lean manufacturing principles can reinforce one another."