Category Archives: Valve Lockout

Prevent chemical or fuel spillages entering the water course

drain valve interlock

The transfer of chemicals or fuels at water treatment plants must be completed with care to ensure that any accidental spillages don’t run away and enter the water course. A safety interlock system from Total Lockout can safeguard against this risk. Most plants will have a spillage capture bund already built in at the location […]

Universal valve lockouts provide locking integrity

universal valve lockout

This weird-looking device is actually a valve lockout. It’s rarely the first choice as a means to lockout valves as part of a lockout/Tagout/tryout procedure, but this type of device arguably offers the greatest integrity. Why is that? Readers who have seen my previous short videos on valve lockouts know that achieving a snug fit […]