Safe maintenance, cleaning and restoration with Lockout Tagout
13 August 2013
During maintenance or repair of industrial machinery and equipment, the power supply will be switched off (= lockout). Lockout Tagout is a fixed safety procedure for this.
This is intended to protect against electrical and machinery in operation personnel.
Lockout Tagout ensures optimal safety:
• Working safely during maintenance, cleaning and repair work;
• Accident prevention;
• Damage Prevention;
• A protection against own mistakes and those of others;
• All the attention of every person for the lockout situation.