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§ 12-705. Lockout tag requirement

West's Annotated Code of MarylandPublic SafetyEffective: July 1, 2019

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Public Safety (Refs & Annos)
Title 12. Building and Material Codes; Other Safety Provisions (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 7. Miscellaneous Safety Provisions (Refs & Annos)
Effective: July 1, 2019
MD Code, Public Safety, § 12-705
§ 12-705. Lockout tag requirement
“Lockout tag” defined
(a) In this section, “lockout tag” means a tag that:
(1) seals a knife blade disconnect switch box closed;
(2) is attached to the exterior of the knife blade disconnect switch box with a metal or plastic strap; and
(3) includes a safety warning about the potential for electrocution if an individual removes the lockout tag or touches the contents of the knife blade disconnect switch box.
Installation of lockout tag
(b) A company that installs solar photovoltaic systems shall install a lockout tag at each residential installation at the time of installation.


Added by Acts 2019, c. 279, § 1, eff. July 1, 2019.
MD Code, Public Safety, § 12-705, MD PUBLIC SAFETY § 12-705
Current through legislation effective through May 9, 2024, from the 2024 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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