When is lockout tagout required?

Lockout tagout procedures are required whenever there is a need to repair or service certain machines or equipment in an industrial facility. LOTO should also be done whenever an employee has to enter an area wherein, they will be exposed to hazardous energy, moving parts, and anything else that may cause injury.

The material provided in this article is for general information purposes only. It is not intended to replace professional/legal advice or substitute government regulations, industry standards, or other requirements specific to any business/activity. While we made sure to provide accurate and reliable information, we make no representation that the details or sources are up-to-date, complete or remain available. Readers should consult with an industrial safety expert, qualified professional, or attorney for any specific concerns and questions.


Shop Tradesafe Products