General Area

Security (functioning lockable doors, gates)

Lighting adequate and operational

Temperature is comfortable

Area is free from odors adequate ventilation

Noise level is acceptable/adequately controlled

Way finding signage adequate

Electrical equipment tested, tagged and safe

Electrical switches/sockets in good condition


Safety mirrors in place

Emergency & Exit lights functioning

WIP phone functioning

Fire doors & or frames in working order

Access and egress paths clear

Fire fighting equipment easily accessible

Emergency plans up to date & legible

Work Area

Drains (floor and sink) clear and free flowing

Taps free from drips

Machines safety features (guards, emergency stop button, lights & audible warnings)

Machines function correctly (as designed)

Area free from pests or evidence thereof

Basement Cooridoors

Floor surfaces free of damage (No pot holes or trip hazards)

Wall surfaces free of damage (no cracks, damaged paintwork)

Clean & free of rubbish

Clear of waste furniture

Over head services safe (leaking pipes, secure services)

Overhead structures safe and secure


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Please note that this checklist is a hypothetical example and provides basic information only. It is not intended to take the place of, among other things, workplace, health and safety advice; medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment; or other applicable laws. You should also seek your own professional advice to determine if the use of such checklist is permissible in your workplace or jurisdiction.