Office of Procedures, Records, and Forms

SPPM Revision Memorandum

DATE: March 19, 2020
FROM: Office of Procedures, Records, and Forms
TO: Manual Users
SUBJECT: Safety Policies and Procedures Manual
Revision Letter Number One Hundred Twenty-Three

This SPPM revision includes the following changes:

Control of Hazardous Energy Sources 2.73

This revision:

  • Moves this section from SPPM Chapter 3: Shop/Agricultural Workplace Safety to Chapter 2: General Workplace Safety. (This section was formerly SPPM 3.68.)
  • Updates the types of personnel responsible for supervising and enforcing this policy.
  • Clarifies the definition of an energy-controlling device owned and controlled by the employee.
  • Expands the lists of potential hazardous energy sources and possible service and maintenance activities which may involve hazardous energy sources.
  • Updates the requirements regarding control of hazards.