Lockout tagout (LOTO) is a safety procedure used to prevent the accidental release of hazardous energy during maintenance, repair, or servicing of equipment. Failure to properly lockout tagout machinery can result in serious injuries or fatalities. It's important for employers to ensure that their workers are properly trained in LOTO procedures to prevent accidents and injuries.
Here are some best practices for lockout tagout:
By implementing these best practices, employers can promote effective lockout tagout procedures and prevent accidents and injuries in the workplace. It's important for employers to prioritize safety by providing the necessary resources and support to ensure that workers are properly trained in LOTO procedures and that lockout tagout devices are inspected and maintained regularly.
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