Equipment Inspection


  • Is all work equipment suitable for the tasks which it is undertaking? if no, please give details and take a photo of said equipment

  • Is all equipment suitably maintained and is any maintenance regularly logged? If no, please give more details

  • Is access to the dangerous parts of the machinery that could cause injury adequately prevented? This would include during setting and adjustment, cleaning and maintenance. If no, please give more details

  • Is guarding positioned so that it does not restrict the operators view, and is position far enough away from the danger zone to prevent contact? If no, please give more details

  • Can setting, adjustments and cleaning be carried out safely? If no, please give more details

  • Is the operator suitably protected from specified hazards that could cause risk to his health and safety? If no, please give details

  • Are controls serving the work equipment clearly identifiable and marked with their mode of operation? If no, please give details

  • Is all equipment stable under its own weight or bolted to the floor? If no, please give more details

  • Are lighting levels adequate for the type of work being carried out, this must be both during the day and night where applicable? If no, please give details

  • Is there an authorised persons list detailing who is trained and competent to operate the equipment? If no, please give details

  • Does a risk assessment exist for all equipment, is it up to date and relevant? If no, please give details

Further Actions

  • Are any other issues identified? (Please give photographic evidence)

  • Inspector Sign Off

  • Person Responsible of Inspected Area Sign Off

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