TagOut – Guide
- Tagout is a crucial and essential step in a safety procedure.
Tagout can have different forms:
• Signs using safety colours
• Regulation tags on products, pipe, machinery
• Lockout devices isolating energy sources of circuit breaker, valves, machines,…
Tagout requires indication that an operation is being done, identifying that an employee is servicing equipment and identifying the affected equipment. Each operation (maintenance, repair, cleaning, emptying, control…) must be clearly tagged out, seen and understood quickly and easily. Safety tags and signs are exposed to harsh environments. Therefore, those tagout devices must be resistant, long lasting and reusable. Safety tags and signs from the Safety Series™ range are made from high resistant material: temperature resistance, chemicals agents resistance, oil, humidity, dust…