Tool Control Checklist

Questions to Ask Regarding Tool Control or Organizing

  1. Do you have enough systems in place?
    • What are they?
    • How effective are they?
    • Can they be improved?
  2. Do employees try to improve?
    • Do they buy into the systems that are in place?
    • Systems will not work if employees won’t do it. Systems have to be enforced to work!
  3. Do managers enforce that items are being put away properly when a system is implemented?
  4. Are bosses or owners committed to improving systems?
  5. Are Bosses or Owners or Employees opposed to change or different ideas?
  6. Consider a training course on why it is important to have tool control in your workplace.