Watch Glen Farmer SEAL TEAM 1: LIBERTY and hear his Near Miss Safety Story about LOTO and the importance of ‘Double Checking” your work.

Watch Glen Farmer SEAL TEAM 1: LIBERTY and hear his Near Miss Safety Story about LOTO and the importance of ‘Double Checking” your work.

  Watch Glen Farmer SEAL TEAM 1: LIBERTY and hear his Near Miss Safety Story about LOTO and the importance of ‘Double Checking’ your work. Glen Farmer, Day Oiler in the Reliability/Maintenance Department, and part of Seal Team 1: LIBERTY discusses one of the Kingsport Mill’ s core Safety activities, our hazard control measure known as Lockout/Tagout (LOTO), the importance of ‘double-checking’, and describes a shutdown near miss in which the numbers had been inverted on the control measure of the Lockout sheet and the motor started turning. Fortunately, he did not have his hands in it and the near miss is a learning to […]

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March 16: Answer for a chance to win!

    SEAL TEAM 2: RECON Newsletter Edition 1!  Safety Excellence– What does it really mean? and What would Safety Excellence look like if you could see it and feel it at the Kingsport Mill? We studied what some of the best organizations were doing to organize data, streamline ideas, and use more proactive, leading Safety indicators to sustain Safety Excellence at the mill. From these efforts, the Safety Excellence Vision came to encompass essentially two things:  #1.  Six proactive objectives , and #2) a continuous improvement process to evolve and achieve our Safety Excellence vision. Thus, the Seal Teams were born and so […]

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