Safety Class- Advanced Lock Out Tag Out

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There will be a class held at the Portsmouth BWC Office on January 31st 2018. This is the Advanced Lock out Tag Out Class and is a class for employer working with machines who have to develop Lock Out Tag Out Procedures specific to those machines. This is a great class for employers with mechanical/hydraulic power presses, CNC’s, lasers and other industrial machines. This class will also address the safety requirements of how machine safety devices like interlocks, light curtains safety matts etc should be wired for safety to the machine.

8:30 am- 4:30 PM.
1005 Fourth Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662

Who should attend
Employers with a basic understanding of LOTO best practices and wish to increase their skill set in following and implementing safety policies should attend. Note this is not a basic class. Safety Coordinators, Maintenance staff, Machine Operators, Engineers etc should be attending.
You will learn:
o How to identify energy isolation devices;
o How to define normal production operations;
o About OSHA alternate procedures – CPL 02-00-147;
o Resources available for risk assessments.
o Expanded understanding of the 1910.147
o Machine Electrical Safety Hazards.
o Be able to understand Functional Safety and Control Reliability as addressed in ANSI B11.19

After this course, you will be able to:
o Inventory facility machines where maintenance
and service is performed; and advise employers on proper implementation of 1910.147
o Recognize when alternative procedures for employee protection are in place;
o Describe Minor Servicing exception for LOTO.
o Find regulation sources for LOTO;
o Name resources available to develop a LOTO program.

To register please use the following link and have your BWC policy # ready.

Please let me know if you have any questions.


Rob Powell
Loss Prevention Supervisor- Columbus-Portsmouth
Claims Director-Portsmouth
Division of Safety & Hygiene
Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation
1005 Fourth Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662
740-353-2202 phone
877-775-5254 fax
Our Vision: For Ohio to be a world leader in workplace health and safety performance.
Our Mission: To maintain and grow a safe, healthy, competitive, and productive workforce in Ohio.

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