PRODUCTIVITY & QUALITY MANAGEMENT

SUBMITTED TO MISS.BHAVNA PATNEY

GROUP MEMBERS: NAME SINDHUJA KROVVIDI PAYAL NAYAK RANJITA OJHA SNEHA SONAWANE MANASI THAKUR POOJA GUPTA ROLL NO 30921 30930 30931 30940 30951 30959 .

CONTENTS: .

WHAT IS WORK STUDY? .

which are used in the examination of human work in all its contexts. and which lead systematically to the investigation of all the factors which affect the efficiency and economy of the situation being reviewed. in order to effect improvement . particularly method study and work measurement. .Definition of Work Study A generic term for those techniques.

. as a means of developing and applying easier and more effective methods and reducing cost.WORK STUDY TECHNIQUE IS DIVIDED INTO TWO PARTS: Method study/motion study is the systematic recording and critical examination of existing and proposed way of doing work. Time study/work measurement is the application of techniques designed to establish the time for a specified job at a defined level of performance.

Components of work study .

material. . 2) reduced cost. overheads. 3)Improvement of condition. which involves an element of excessive fatigue or danger. which are available to it.WORK STUDY OBJECTIVES  The objective of applying work study is to obtain the optimum use of the human and material resources. The benefits may stem from improvements in one ore more of the following: 1) increased production and productivity.labor. 5) better control of cost and time. 4)Improved quality.

the person or the machine which is doing it. sequence in which it is done.BASIC PROCEDURE: Basic steps in conducting work study can be summarized as:  Select the job or process to be studied. . where it is performed.  Observe or record everything by using the appropriate recording technique.  Examine the recorded facts critically with respect to the purpose of the activity. the means by which it is done.  Develop the most economical method by considering everything.

.BASIC PROCEDURE CONTINUED:  Measure the output of the method and calculate a standard time for it.  Define the new method and the related standard time to identify it  Implement the new method as standard practice.  Maintain the new standard practice by appropriate control procedure.

Thought his professional life. He is the first person to use a stopwatch to study work content and. . expediter. he worked as an apprentice machinist. lathe operator. time keeper. as such. the father of time study.HISTORY OF WORK STUDY FERDERICK W. foreman of the machine shop and chief engineer. TAYLOR(1856-1915) He is known as the father of scientific management and industrial engineering. gang boss.

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