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Why Create Poka-yokes, and Why Disconnect Them?

Why Create Poka-yokes, and Why Disconnect Them? by Michael Ballé

"Lines with overly complex Poka-Yoke devices tend to lose much productivity by having operators simply run the part through the detection device again until a part would be consistently stopped. Not surprisingly, production management can be tempted to simply disconnect the poka- yoke in order to run the line."

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