Evil Safety Dudes

Lockout Tagout

March 30, 2021 IBC Insurance Season 1 Episode 18
Evil Safety Dudes
Lockout Tagout
Show Notes

Lockout tagout is used to prevent the release of hazardous energy during maintenance, repair, start up, etc. A machine specific lockout tagout procedure is mandatory for each hardwire machine. It needs to be in writing and near the machine. 

OSHA regulations say the locks needs to be sturdy, standardized, and you can only have one key per lock.

Listen to hear some horror stories and how to prevent these tragedies from happening.