LOCKOUT/TAGOUT: NO ESCAPE
Energy is a powerful resource that is strong and mighty and dangerous. It is an effective resource that has been harnessed for many uses. Machines and devices in the workplace are operated by channeling many different types of energy. From electrical and mechanical to potential and kinetic, the possibilities are limitless in what we can do. This power comes with a risk.
Lockout/Tagout: No Escape familiarizes employees with the dangers of working around energy and shows how to control it to stay safe. By showing employees how to contain energy properly, you can help prevent serious injury and death. The fatal five mistakes and the seven-step process for lockout/tagout will be discussed along with nine types of energy that may cause hazardous situations in the workplace.
The Fatal 5 Mistakes
- Main causes of serious injuries
- Control device and energy isolating device
- Hazardous energy in the workplace
- Lockout devices
- Lockout/Tagout characteristics
- Tagout characteristics
- Employer and employee responsibilities
- Eliminate potential hazardous energy
- Potential hazards