Lock-Out / Tag-Out

Energy sources including electrical, mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, chemical, thermal, or other sources in machines and equipment can be hazardous to workers. During the servicing and maintenance of machines and equipment, the unexpected startup or release of stored energy can result in serious injury or death to workers.

St. Olaf follows the OSHA standard for The Control of Hazardous Energy (Lockout/Tagout) (29 CFR 1910.147) for general industry, including specific actions and procedures for addressing and controlling hazardous energy during servicing and maintenance of machines and equipment.

The four tabs below contain the St. Olaf written Lock-Out/Tag-Out Program: