New trapped key interlocks enhance lockout tagout

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Assurance energy isolation procedures cannot be circumvented is provided by KIRK trapped key interlocks.

They are designed to enhance lockout tagout on equipment that may contain hot fluids, blades, fans, pinch points, or moving parts hazards.

According to the maker: "this partnership between the trapped key interlock and lockout tagout mitigates the opportunity for personnel mistakenly removing the lock and tag, and re-energizing the equipment." The key is removed from the trapped key interlock and kept by the person leading the lockout tagout procedure.

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