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Five Facts You Need to Know About Lock Out Tag Out Training

Confined space rescue training

No matter what business you happen to work in, here are a few of the most important facts that you need to know about lock out tag out procedures and lockout tagout training.

1. Lock and tag works mainly in conjunction with a lock usually locking the device or the power source with the hasp. They do this by placing the hasp in such a position that no hazardous power sources can be turned on. The procedure requires that a tag be affixed to the locked device indicating that it should not be turned on as an additional safety measure.

2. Lockout tagout programs require that hazardous power sources be isolated and rendered inoperative before any repair procedure is started. This mainly helps to prevent furth

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