The Panel lockout is an OSHA compliant electrical lockout tagout device used instead of circuit breaker lockouts.
PanelLockout.com was established in 2007 and incorporated in the state of New York in 2008. The company moved its operation to Southwest Florida in 2012 and is now incorporated in the state of Florida.
Rick Cannon is the inventor of the Panel Lockout. Rick was a Local Union 3, IBEW electrician for 35 years. He has worked as an apprentice, journeyman, sub-foreman, foreman, general foreman and superintendent. He was a member of the Local 3 Wage and Policy Committee from 1986 until his retirement in 2009. He served on the 1986 Negotiating Committee and also served on the 2007 Employment Plan Committee. Rick was President of the Bellerose Hillside Civic Association from 1987 to 1997.
April Cannon is the owner of Panellockout.com LLC and runs the day to day operations. April was also the owner of April's Kids in Bellmore, N.Y. from 2002 to 2012. She served as the Public Relations Director of the Bellmore Village Merchant's Association from 2002 to 2009.