Fall Protection / Work At Heights

FALL PROTECTION / WORK AT HEIGHTS

Is 100% Fall Protection in place for all work at heights

Are Job Hazard Analysis (JHA, PTP) in place?

Is are fall protection (guardrails) given priority over personal (active) fall protection

Are harness lanyards tied-off to suitable anchor points with adequate load capacity per person

Are mobile scaffolds used in preference to extension and step ladders

Are scaffolds tagged and inspected prior to use by a competent person

Are access points to work platforms on scaffolds / mobile towers protected by a gate, hinged hatch or trap door

Are scaffolds fitted with a top and mid rail, toeboards and fully boarded? Free from rubbish?

Are harnesses with restraint lanyards attached to safe ancorage points within mobile lift

Excavation And Trenches

FALLING OBJECTS / OVERHEAD ACTIVITIES

Are public / site personnel protected (spotters, guards/fans, walkways, 'no lift zones') from overhead hazards

Are lifting plans in place approved by M+W for work involving lifting of equipment and materials? Is a PTP in place?

Are test and inspection records on file for all lifting appliances and lifting equipment (cranes, slings)

Are lifting operations being undertaken by Competent Personnel using appropriate communication means

Are all loads made secure before lifting i.e. steel banding to timber, banding to blocks, brick cages

Are all floor openings securely covered or protected by barriers with toe boards to prevent falling objects

Are safety nets suspended beneath roofing activities to capture falling personnel, materials or tools

Falling Objects / Overhead Activities

EXCAVATIONS AND TRENCHES

Energized Electrical Work

ENERGIZED ELECTRICAL WORK

Confined Space (including raised metal floor)

CONFINED SPACE (including raised metal floor)

Chemicals and Gases

CHEMICALS AND GASES

Control of Hazardous Energies (COHE)

CONTROL OF HAZARDOUS ENERGIES (COHE)

Corrective Actions

Corrective Action
Location
Contractor

Person Responsible for Corrective Action

Observation

Action Taken

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Number of Employees Observed (optional)
Any Marked "At Risk" Must Include Details

Face / Eye PPE

Foot PPE

Hand / Arm PPE

Head PPE

Hearing PPE

Respiratory PPE

Fall Protection

Mobile Lifts

Electrical / GFCI

Lockout / Tagout

Work Permits

Excavations

Hot Work

Storage Area

Body Position

Ladders

Scaffolds

Access / Egress

Aerial Lifts

Barricades / Signage

Slips / Trips / Falls

Lifting / Rigging

Confined Space

Equipment / Tools

Housekeeping

Lighting

Chemical

Material Handling

Other

PTP Audit

Pre-Task Plan (PTP) Audit

All of job steps identified

All hazards identified

All controls identified

Crew and Foreman signatures

Observed work activities match PTP

Acceptable PTP

Comments or Corrective Actions

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.