Hazardous Energy Control (Lockout and Other Means)
Laws and Standards
The control of hazardous energy is also addressed in a number of other OSHA standards, including marine terminals (1917 Subpart C), longshoring (1918 Subpart G), construction (1926 Subparts K and Q), electrical (1910 Subpart S), and electric power generation, transmission and distribution (1910 Subpart R and 1926 Subpart V).
ANSI/ASSE A10.44-2014. Control of Energy Sources (Lockout/Tagout) for Construction & Demolition Operations. This standard establishes requirements for the control of hazardous energy for construction and demolition operations.
ANSI/ASSE Z244.1-2016. Control of Hazardous Energy Lockout/Tagout and Alternative Methods. This standard establishes requirements for the control of hazardous energy associated with machines, equipment or processes that could cause injury to personnel.