Lockout stations make any shutdown or turnaround a shorter process, providing great benefits to the procedure:
Improved productivity - having so many different Tools can make it hard to locate the exact ones you want; however, the lockout station makes devices easy to locate, designed to fit all your frequently used tagout equipment on one board, so no time is wasted looking for misplaced tools.
Easily trackable –it’s easy to track which pieces of equipment are in use at any time. If the Lockout station has an empty space, it’s very noticeable that lockout equipment is missing. Supervisors can track progress of the lockout procedure just by looking at the lockout station.
Personalisation – this can involve being able to track who uses the equipment, this improves accountability allowing supervisors to easily see when a job is complete. Improving accountability means that items are less likely to be lost or need replacing.