One of the hazards too often overlooked is associated with stored or potential hazardous energy. OSHA has a specific standard to deal with this issue and it is often referred to simply as Logout Tagout. All workers could be exposed to the dangers of hazardous energy and it does not just apply to electrical work. Workers need to be familiar with how to recognize lockout tagout and what is required for any job that might require lockout tagout.
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Quiz and Answer Sheet
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Lockout/Tagout Program Evaluation Checklist
Lockout/Tagout Awareness, Industry
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Resources & References
OSHA Booklet - OSHA Control of Hazardous Energy Lockout/Tagout
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Weeklysafety.com exclusive safety meeting topic that covers the dangers of hazardous energy, why workers need to be familiar with lockout/tagout (LOTO), and what is required before doing any job that might require lockout tagout.