ESD Standard Information
Z-Mar Technology specializes in static control and ESD protection for electronics manufacturing. We have ESD certified engineers, technicians and other specialists to help enhance your ESD Control Program to be in compliance with ANSI/ESD S20.20-2007
Z-Mar representatives can perform an ESD audit at your facility and verify that you are in accordance with ANSI/ESD S20.20. We can also provide training to insure that your ESDcontrol products are being used properly.
Many find our ESD audits helpful prior to an upcoming customer or ISO audit. Our written report can help improve your productivity, quality and customer satisfaction.
WHY WE USE ESD STANDARDS
*ESD Standards help ensure consistency of the reported susceptibility of ESD sensitive products.
*ESD Standards help ensure consistency of ESD control products and services.
*ESD Standards provide a means of objective evaluation and comparison among competitive ESD control products.
*Reduction in conflicts between users and suppliers of ESD control products.
*ESD Standards are crucial in developing, implementing, auditing and certifying ESD control programs.
*ESD Standards are also beneficial to reducing confusion in the Marketplace.
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JESD625-A Standard - Registration required
ANSI/ESD, S20.20-2007 Standards - Registration required
Importance of Training & Audit Programs
1.) All Employees benefit from successful training and audits, from assembly line employees to Executive Personnel. These Programs are a necessity for a successful ESD Environment.
2.) Effective training reduces confusion and helps assure conformance. A thorough detailed ESD Control Program is crucial to identify each employee's role within the plan.
3.) All organizations are different, and each adapt to different methods. Choosing the correct method, from videos, live instruction to interactive programs will be beneficial to your organization. Involving employees in this process will be most effective. Knowledgeable personnel should be available to instruct trainee questions.
4.) Training is Imperative. Establishing a system to retrain is also important to reinforce, remind and provide opportunities to implement improved procedures.
5.) Feedback. Sharing productive data throughout the organization will demonstrate an effective ESD Control Program. Identifying and measuring performance goals will implement success.
The benefits to be gained from regular auditing procedures are numerous.
*Preventing problems before they occur rather than always fighting issues.
*Audits allow problems to be identified and corrected.
*Audits identify areas in which ESD Control Programs are weak and provide data for continual improvement.
*Effective for leveraging limited resources.
*Determines when employees need to be retrained.
*Help improve yields, productivity, and capacity.
*Auditing helps bind ESD Programs into a successful effort.