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  2. 2. Lockout/Tagout Standard<br />Proper Lockout Procedure<br />
  3. 3. Lockout<br /><ul><li>Lockout is a technique used to prevent the release of hazardous energy, or to prevent the hazardous energy from escaping.
  4. 4. A padlock is placed on the appropriate energy isolating device that is in the off or closed position.</li></li></ul><li>The “Fatal Five” Main Causes of Lockout/Tagout Injuries<br /><ul><li>Failure to stop equipment
  5. 5. Failure to disconnect from power source
  6. 6. Failure to dissipate (bleed, neutralize) residual energy
  7. 7. Accidental restarting of equipment
  8. 8. Failure to clear work areas before restarting</li></li></ul><li>Definitions<br /><ul><li>Authorized Employee - one who locks out machines or equipment in order to perform the servicing or maintenance on that machine or equipment.
  9. 9. Affected Employee - one whose job requires him/her to operate or use a machine or equipment on which servicing or maintenance is being performed under lockout, or whose job requires him/her to work in an area in which such servicing or maintenance is being performed.</li></li></ul><li>Definitions, cont.<br /><ul><li>Energy Isolating Device - A mechanical device that physically prevents the transmission or release of energy.
  10. 10. Energy Control Procedure - Safety program adopted by the employer that includes energy control procedures plus provisions for inspecting the procedures and training employees for lockout/tagout.</li></li></ul><li>Hazardous Energy Sources Found in the Workplace<br /><ul><li>Electrical
  11. 11. Generated
  12. 12. Static
  13. 13. Mechanical
  14. 14. Transitional
  15. 15. Rotational
  16. 16. Thermal
  17. 17. Machines or Equipment
  18. 18. Chemical Reactions
  19. 19. Potential
  20. 20. Pressure
  21. 21. Hydraulic
  22. 22. Pneumatic
  23. 23. Vacuum
  24. 24. Springs
  25. 25. Gravity</li></li></ul><li>Types of Lockout Devices<br /><ul><li>Plug Locks
  26. 26. Ball Valve Lockout
  27. 27. Gate Valve Lockout
  28. 28. Group Lockout Hasp
  29. 29. Electrical
  30. 30. Hydraulic, pneumatic, and other pressurized systems</li></li></ul><li>Lockout Procedure<br /><ul><li>Alert the operator (s) that power is being disconnected.
  31. 31. Preparation for Shutdown
  32. 32. Equipment Shutdown
  33. 33. Equipment Isolation
  34. 34. Application of Lockout Devices
  35. 35. Control of Stored Energy
  36. 36. Equipment Isolation-Verification</li></li></ul><li>Removal of Lockout<br /><ul><li>Ensure equipment is safe to operate
  37. 37. Safeguard all employees
  38. 38. Remove lockout/tagout devices. Except in emergencies, each device must be removed by the person who put it on.
  39. 39. Last person to take off lock
  40. 40. Follow checklist</li></li></ul><li>Temporarily Reactivating Equipment<br /><ul><li>Remove unnecessary tools from the work area and make sure everyone is clear of the equipment
  41. 41. Remove lockout/tagout devices and re-energize the system
  42. 42. As soon as the energy is no longer needed, isolate the equipment and re-apply lockout/tagout, using the six step procedure.</li></li></ul><li>Special Situations<br /><ul><li>Servicing lasts longer than one shift.
  43. 43. Contractors are performing service or maintenance at your workplace
  44. 44. Worker who applied lock is not available</li></li></ul><li>Tidbits of Info.<br /><ul><li>Never attempt lockout/tagout procedures unless you have been trained and certified by your employer under an approved Energy Control Program.
  45. 45. Never loan or share your lock, combination, or key with anybody else.
  46. 46. Always be sure all lockout/tagout devices are compatible with the environment in which they will be used i.e. corrosive, humid, etc.</li></li></ul><li>www.luxetvitan.com<br />