“Lockout/Tagout” refers to specific practices and procedures to safeguard employees from the unexpected energization or start-up of machinery and equipment, or release of hazardous energy during service or maintenance activities. Approximately 3 million workers service equipment and face the greatest risk of injury if lockout/tagout is not properly implemented.
What You Will Learn
Lockout/Tagout is one of OSHA’s Top 10 “Most Serious Violations” and one of their “Most Often Cited Violations” (and part of the amputation emphasis program). Iowa-Illinois Safety Council safety professionals translate OSHA’s Lockout/Tagout Regulation (29 CFR 1910.147, Subpart J) into terms you can use, and show you how to put them into practice.
- The purpose of lockout/tagout procedures
- The key components of an energy control program
- The six main elements that should be in your written lockout/tagout procedures
- Inspections of energy control devices to restore energy and equipment
- Group lockout/tagout
- Steps for testing or positioning on a piece of equipment during repair
- The importance of best practices for the most effective lockout/tagout program
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