Identifying waste questionnaire
Identifying waste questionnaire

The following Practice Management guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Identifying waste questionnaire
  • Overproduction
  • Inventories
  • Transportation and handling
  • Human motion
  • Waiting
  • Defects
  • Extra processing
  • Other


Type of waste Problem?
How big is the issue, how often does it happen, who does it affect, what is the impact on the client, is it fixable?
Paperwork printed unnecessarily      
Paperwork printed then changed and reprinted      
Excessive email attachments sent      
Hard copies of emails printed      
Hard-copy handouts printed for training courses      
Preparing paperwork for a client before receiving final instructions      
Work being duplicated by two people