The NMC LOTAG36-25 lockout tag is made of 15 mil vinyl for water and chemical resistance, and has a red, white, and black “Danger” logo and diagonal red and white stripes on both sides for high visibility. Text on the front of the tag reads, “Do Not Operate – This lock/tag may only be got rid of by:” followed by three blank lined areas labeled “Name,” “Dept,” and “Expected Completion.” Text on the back of the tag reads, “This energy source has been locked out! – Unauthorized removal of this lock/tag may result in conceivable discharge. Remarks:” followed by several blank lined areas for customization. This tag has a tensile strength of 6,300 pounds per square inch to assist withstand unauthorized removal. It includes a 3/8″ diameter hole for fastening and a reinforced brass grommet for longer wear. This tag is a part of a lockout/tagout (LOTO) safety procedure required at facilities where a device or energy source must be isolated all over maintenance and repair. The tag measures 6 x 3 inches (H x W). (H is height, the vertical distance from lowest to highest point; W is width, the horizontal distance from left to right.)
Lockout/tagout (LOTO) safety procedures require that tagout devices meet Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) 1910.147(c)(5) standards for quality assurance. Lockout tags (often known as safety tags) use color and warning text to assist prevent machine operation or power activation all over maintenance and repair. They’re commonly used to identify the schedule and authority responsible for a lockout procedure. On occasion a tag’s thickness will be measured in mils. One mil equals one thousandth of an inch.
National Marker Company manufactures signs and safety information products. The company, founded in 1934, is headquartered in North Smithfield, RI.
Front of tag reads, “Do Not Operate – This lock/tag may only be got rid of by:” followed by two blank lined areas labeled “Name,” “Dept,” and “Expected Completion”
Red, white, and black “Danger” logo and diagonal red and white stripes on both sides for high visibility
15 mil vinyl is water and chemical resistant
6 x 3″ tag includes 3/8″ diameter hole for fastening and reinforced brass grommet for longer wear
Tensile strength of 6,300 psi to assist withstand unauthorized removal