Lockout/Tagout Training for Employees
Concise Length 10 min
Being around energy is a part of our daily lives and an important part of our workplace operations. High pressure steam, electricity, hydraulic and pneumatic systems, even the force of gravity are common forms of energy used to power our machines and processes. While energy is obviously useful, it can also be dangerous. Understanding how to properly control hazardous energy is one of the keys to workplace safety.
This program reviews the procedures used to control this energy, commonly known as lockout/tagout. Topics include:
- Authorized, affected, and other employees
- Energy control procedures
- Special lockout situations