Use this OCS video as a tool when implementing the program and educating staff about it.

We have provided a number of checklists to assist you in implementing Operation Clean Sweep® (OCS). The checklists are divided into two categories: Management and Employee. The checklists have been created so they are customizable for your company. For example, you can insert your company logo and specific process steps may be added or removed to reflect those involved in a particular operation. These enhancements will make it easy to create and copy forms that have the greatest value for your company.

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Employees basically want to do the right thing and making it easy for them to accomplish the goals ensures the success of the program.