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Model Lockout Tagout Program – Generic Outline

Date First Published on SafetySmart Compliance: July 8th, 2013
Topics: Lockout Tagout | Machine Guarding |

PROBLEM:

OSHA Control of Hazardous Energy (Lockout/Tagout) is one of the most frequently cited OSHA Standards (Section 1910.147). And one of the most frequent causes of LOTO citations is failure to have a proper LOTO program.

HOW TOOL HELPS SOLVE THE PROBLEM:

Here’s a Model Program that outlines what you need to cover in your own Program. Click here for another version of the Model Program in which we’ve added much of the language to reduce the amount you need to fill in yourself.