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Lockout/Tagout, 29 CFR 1910.147

On October 30, 1989, the Lockout/Tagout Standard, 29 CFR 1910.147, went into effect. It was created to help reduce the death and injury rate caused by the unexpected energization or start-up of machines, or the release of stored energy. The standard covers the servicing and maintenance of machines and equipment in which the unexpected energization, […]

Confined Space Definitions

Acceptable entry conditions (a)  the conditions that must exist in a permit space to allow entry and to ensure that employees involved with a permit-required confined space entry can safely enter into and work within the space. Attendant an individual stationed outside one or more permit spaces who monitors the authorized entrants and who performs all attendant’s […]