Changes in Standard CSA Z460:20

Changes in Standard CSA Z460:20

An update to standard CSA Z460 on lockout and other energy control methods was published in August 2020. The following previously published blogs address various aspects of lockout that are still relevant and may also be of use to you. Lockout of Mobile Equipment...
Lockout of mobile machines

Lockout of mobile machines

Did you know that mobile equipment is subject to the same regulatory requirements as any other type of equipment or industrial machine where lockout is concerned? Articles 188.1 to 188.13 of RROHS apply to all “machines”. This means, among other things,...
Lockout program

Lockout program

Lockout program   What is it? Also called Hazardous Energy Control Program, it is a written document ultimately aimed at eliminating or reducing as far as possible the risks related to hazardous energies on equipment during maintenance work.  Its purpose is to...
Lockout procedure elements

Lockout procedure elements

Lockout: Lockout procedure elements   Non-compliance of lockout procedure is on of the main causes of lockout – related accidents, therefore, having a lockout procedure near to the equipment or in the company information system doesn’t guarantee workers optimal...