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Lockout/Tagout(Control of Hazardous Energy) (Chapter 296-803, WAC)

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Last Updated: 8/4/09

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WAC Description

296-803-100

Scope.

296-803-200

Summary.

296-803-20005

Establish a written energy control program.

296-803-300

Summary.

296-803-30005

Make sure new or modified machines and equipment can accept lockout devices.

296-803-400

Summary.

296-803-40005

Provide appropriate means to control energy.

296-803-40010

Make sure lockout and tagout devices meet these requirements.

296-803-40015

Make sure lockout devices meet these additional requirements.

296-803-40020

Make sure tagout devices meet these additional requirements.

296-803-500

Summary.

296-803-50005

Use energy control procedures.

296-803-50010

Meet these requirements when applying lockout or tagout devices.

296-803-50015

Meet these additional requirements when applying lockout devices.

296-803-50020

Meet these additional requirements when applying tagout devices.

296-803-50025

Protect employees from the hazards of stored and residual energy.

296-803-50030

Verify that the machine or equipment is safe before starting work.

296-803-50035

Meet these requirements when removing lockout or tagout devices and energizing the machine or equipment.

296-803-50040

Meet these requirements if it's necessary to temporarily energize a machine, equipment, or component for testing or positioning.

296-803-50045

Protect employees during shift or personnel changes.

296-803-50050

Protect employees working in a group.

296-803-50055

Meet these additional requirements if more than one group is used.

296-803-50060

Coordinate with outside employers servicing or maintaining your machines or equipment.

296-803-600

Summary.

296-803-60005

Provide and document employee training on the energy control program.

296-803-60010

Provide additional training if you use tagout devices.

296-803-60015

Retrain employees when necessary.

296-803-700

Summary.

296-803-70005

Perform and document periodic reviews to verify employees know and follow the energy control procedures.

296-803-70010

Do periodic reviews of procedures using lockout devices.

296-803-70015

Do periodic reviews of procedures using tagout devices.

296-803-800

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Helpful Tool: Sample Lockout Procedures (44 KB doc)

 

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