Unanticipated Energy Source Found in Lock-and-Tag Boundary
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Type:  Lessons Learned

Publisher:  Washington River Protection Solutions, Hanford Site (WRPS)

Published As:  Public

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Topics:  Electrical, Occupational Safety and Health, Operations, Maintenance, Management Systems, Construction/Project Management, Work Management/Planning

Operations must effectively integrate project/construction work activities with operational/maintenance activities to ensure Lockout/Tagout (LOTO) boundaries and controls remain intact. Procedures and associated processes must be followed to maintain the controls necessary to prevent relying on the last line of defense....the worker. Had electricians not noticed building lights illuminated in one of the buildings contained within a lock-and-tag boundary, the result could have been serious injury or death.

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