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Broilers & Layers / North America
on November 7, 2017

10 steps to reduce hazardous energy risks in poultry plants

Communicating the proper steps of a Lockout/Tagout procedure reduces risks associated with heavy machinery in poultry operations.

Poultry industry worker safety has seen steady improvement, with current incident rates essentially equal to those of manufacturing as a whole. However, challenges still remain.

In September 2017, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) announced their top 10 most cited standards for the 2017 fiscal year, ended September 30…

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