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Lock Out/Tag Out Procedures for Graphic Procedures

This Lockout Tagout procedure is a planned safety maintenance that disables the energy supply of industrial machinery and equipment whilst servicing, maintenance work or repairs are in progress. The aim of this system is to effectively protect workers from the dangers created by live machinery or electricity, therefore lowering the overall level of risk when working with this equipment.
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07/26/2022

Lock Out/Tag Out Procedures for Graphic Procedures

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This Lockout Tagout procedure is a planned safety maintenance that disables the energy supply of industrial machinery and equipment whilst servicing, maintenance work or repairs are in progress. The aim of this system is to effectively protect workers from the dangers created by live machinery or electricity, therefore lowering the overall level of risk when working with this equipment.
  • For larger equipment, OSHA allows an exception to the procedural requirements when all of the following conditions are met:

  • If any of those conditions are not met, the exception does not apply, and a LO/TO procedure needs to be created for the equipment.

  • Lockout/Tagout Procedure for (Company Name/Equipment)

  • A. Purpose

  • B. Compliance with this Program

  • Each employee is required to comply with the restrictions placed on them by this procedure. Specifically:

  • C. Sequence for Applying Lockout/Tagout

  • These steps must be followed by authorized employees to create a locked-out or tagged-out condition.

  • D. Sequence for Removing Lockout/Tagout

  • These steps must be followed by authorized employees when the servicing or maintenance is completed, and the equipment is ready to return to normal operation.

  • Using Tagout for a Lockable Device

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