Lockout procedures and lockout products are critical parts of any workplace safety program, especially in industries involving heavy machinery and equipment. Lockout tools such as padlocks and safety hasps prevent machines from being powered on while under repair or out of order. The addition of mandatory lockout tags is crucial in identifying the authorized personnel in charge of the equipment.
Proper lockout procedures save lives of workers working on or near locked out machinery. Procedures are an important safety measure when isolating equipment from energy sources. View a sample of our standardized Lockout Procedure Template
, to utilize this template and create your own procedures. Make sure you order standardized and durable lockout supplies from a trusted workplace safety provider like Seton.
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to learn the difference between lockout and tagout.