TITLE

Test Your Lockout/Tagout IQ

AUTHOR(S)
McLaughlin, Mark
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Construction Bulletin;7/7/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 27, pN6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the need for maintaining industrial safety in an organization. The procedure of lockout/tagout is meant to disable equipment to safeguard workers from an accidental startup while performing job activities. Lockout is generally keyed lock denoting an "off" position and Tagout, is using tags to warn people about the machine. Under this procedure the worker in charge should notify other workers in the area that lockout/tagout procedures will be taking place.
ACCESSION #
22065860

 

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