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Document ID (ISN)110340
CIS number 09-1373
ISBN(s) 978-2-89631-388-4
Year 2009
Convention or series no. RF 617
Author(s) Burlet-Vienney D., Jocelyn S., Chinniah Y., Daigle R., Massé S.
Title Analysing the contents of a lockout programme
Original title Vérification du contenu d'un programme de cadenassage [in French]
Bibliographic information Institut de recherche Robert-Sauvé en santé et en sécurité du travail du Québec (IRSST), 505 boul. de Maisonneuve Ouest, Montreal (Quebec) H3A 3C2, Canada, 2009. 19p. Illus. 7 ref.
Internet access [in French]
Abstract Despite the high frequency of accidents attributable to maintenance, repair and unjamming work on industrial machines, lockout is still not well known and not extensively used. However, it is a means provided for in Quebec regulations for reducing the risks to workers who use these machines. This document presents the main elements which have to be analyzed when developing the lockout programme of an enterprise.
Descriptors (primary) electronic controls; locking for safety; plant safety organization; Quebec
Descriptors (secondary) public OSH institutions; Canada; safety guides; safe working methods; glossary; report
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceCanada
Broad subject area(s) Mechanical hazards, transport
Browse category(ies) Safety supervision