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Stored Water Energy

Stored Water Energy

Release Water

Even after complete Lockout, water pressure may exist as a Stored Energy that needs to be addressed. Such potential could exist in supply or return lines.

To ensure safe conditions for Maintenance, this pressure must be released in a safe manner as described by OEM or plant procedures.

Information covering sources of water energy is available on the Water Energy Sources page.

Proper Lockout/Tagout can virtually eliminate the risk involved with Hazardous Energy.

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