It's smart! You choose maintenance to be done, then it shows you only the steps needed to make it safe to do that maintenance. Nothing could be clearer - & safer!
Lockout Tagout Procedure Example
Summarizes the Lockout Tagout of equipment faster than most other formats.
Best Preparation for LOTO
Be well prepared before starting LOTO! Know the precautions to take before you begin & know before you start which tasks require full LOTO, which tasks require partial LOTO, and which tasks can be done safely using other safeguards. Make it clear to employees & ensure the safe action is taken!
With this table, the risk posed by each energy source is clear. The symbols correspond to tags on the equipment (optional) & on the photographs that show where to isolate & lock out. And, it's clear how to verify your safety.
Diagrams or photographs show each energy source that must be locked & tagged. If possible, we recommend showing the source fully isolated, locked & tagged, & indicating where & how you verify zero energy remains.
LOTO Release Precautions
After performing the maintenance, you have a handy checklist to restore the equipment to service safely.