X

Quote Summary

  • You have no products in your cart.

whatsappWhatsapp catalogueDownload Catalogue

Basics of LOTO

The Essential Guide: 8 Steps for Applying Lockout Tagout
dateApril 20, 2021 2 Min Read
The Essential Guide: 8 Steps for Applying Lockout Tagout

The bustling environments of industries often hide potential dangers, especially during machine maintenance and servicing. Unexpected equipment startups or sudden energy releases can have catastrophic results. Thankfully, with careful adherence to OSHA’s Lockout Tagout standard, such risks can be significantly mitigated. This guide presents an 8-step comprehensive approach to ensure a safe and efficient Lockout […]

Basics of LOTO
Safely Re-energizing: A 5-Step Guide to Releasing Lockout Tagout
dateJune 16, 2020 2 Min Read
Safely Re-energizing: A 5-Step Guide to Releasing Lockout Tagout

While Lockout Tagout (LOTO) practices are widely recognized for safeguarding workers during maintenance and servicing of machinery, the reversal of this process – releasing Lockout Tagout – is equally crucial. If not done correctly, this can result in hazards just as serious as not implementing LOTO in the first place. Complying with OSHA’s standards, let’s […]

Basics of LOTO
10 Most Common Lockout Tagout Mistakes Organizations Make
dateMay 19, 2020 2 Min Read
10 Most Common Lockout Tagout Mistakes Organizations Make

The process of Lockout Tagout is a cornerstone of workplace safety. Its fundamental objective is to ensure that machines and equipment are properly shut off and not restarted unexpectedly during maintenance or servicing. This procedure safeguards employees from the inadvertent release of hazardous energy. While its concept is straightforward, the effective implementation can be fraught […]

Basics of LOTO
6 Most Common Lockout Tagout Mistakes Employees Make
dateFebruary 09, 2021 2 Min Read
6 Most Common Lockout Tagout Mistakes Employees Make

In the intricate tapestry of industrial operations, where sophisticated machinery and powerful tools come into play, ensuring workplace safety is paramount. The Lockout Tagout (LOTO) system stands as a beacon in this realm, providing measures to prevent accidental machine start-ups and unexpected releases of energy. Unfortunately, despite its significance, certain oversights and errors frequently permeate […]

Basics of LOTO
9 Steps to Control Stored Energy During Maintenance
dateJuly 12, 2022 2 Min Read
9 Steps to Control Stored Energy During Maintenance

In the domain of industrial operations and equipment maintenance, stored energy is like a sleeping giant. While equipment may seem dormant once switched off, the residual energy often lurking within can be a substantial hazard if not methodically addressed. Managing stored energy is a critical element of the maintenance process, ensuring that equipment remains genuinely […]

Basics of LOTO
Steps for Temporary Removal and Re-energization During Lockout Tagout
dateOctober 12, 2021 2 Min Read
Steps for Temporary Removal and Re-energization During Lockout Tagout

An incident took place in March 2002. A California welder was asked to remove a jammed piece of metal from the hydraulic door of a scrap metal shredder by his supervisor. As the worker had done this several times before, he grabbed his ladder, torch, and padlock and went to the hopper. While lying across […]

Basics of LOTO
The 10 Commandments for LOTO Safety
dateOctober 11, 2022 2 Min Read
The 10 Commandments for LOTO Safety

Safety, a concept easily understood but often overlooked, especially in industrial settings. Amidst the bustling corridors of industries, there’s one crucial safety protocol that stands out: Lockout Tagout (LOTO). With thousands of machineries operational, the threat of hazardous energy release poses an imminent danger. Adhering to established safety norms and guidelines, therefore, becomes paramount. Here, […]

Basics of LOTO
The T.H.I.N.K Approach Before Servicing or Maintenance
dateJune 07, 2023 2 Min Read
The T.H.I.N.K Approach Before Servicing or Maintenance

In the rapidly evolving world of industrial workspaces, safety cannot be overstated. Routine tasks like servicing or maintenance, which might seem mundane, can harbour potential hazards if not approached with caution. E-Square introduces the T.H.I.N.K approach, a comprehensive checklist that emphasizes safety awareness before diving into any task. It’s not just about ensuring that machinery […]

Basics of LOTO
Lockout Tagout – Sequence of Deactivation and De-Energization of Electrical Circuits
dateJanuary 03, 2023 2 Min Read
Lockout Tagout – Sequence of Deactivation and De-Energization of Electrical Circuits

Today, most of the processes and much of the operational control occurs under the guidance of a microprocessor and often a graphical user interface that is accessible to the operator. The normal configuration in systems controlled by microprocessors is that the control circuit passes from the PLC (programmable logic controller) through the control switch to […]

Basics of LOTO
Lockout Tagout: A Vital Necessity
dateJanuary 04, 2023 2 Min Read
Lockout Tagout: A Vital Necessity

In today’s industrialized world, safety measures such as the Lockout Tagout (LOTO) procedures have become paramount. Let’s dive into the myriad reasons underpinning the criticality of LOTO. Prioritizing Maintenance Safety Annually, an alarming number of workers face injuries due to the unexpected release of hazardous energies during maintenance. While confidence in one’s skills is commendable, […]

Basics of LOTO
E-Square Blog: Expert Analysis and Best Practices for Isolation Safety

The E-Square blog features advice, information and support on everything related to Lockout Tagout, including best practices, industry news, latest innovations and regulatory updates.

Contact Us






    Worldwide Delivery

    Worldwide Delivery

    Via Fastest Mode Available
    Wide Choice

    Wide Choice

    1400+ Items available
    Customisation Available

    Customisation Available

    No MOQ for standard products
    Direct Technical Support

    Direct Technical Support

    From our expert LOTO Engineers
    Any Questions?
    img
    In Lockout Tagout, every detail counts. Let’s discuss yours.

    Hi! I'm Pyush, the Technical Director at E-Square

    Please write to me here if you have any questions or require any kind of assistance. We will get back with an answer ASAP !


      X