Audit

EQUIPMENT USED ON SITE

Chainsaws used on site?

Safety features in place?

Chipper used on site?

Safety features in place?

Stump Grinder used??

Safety features in place?

Working at Height?

Climbing kit suitable and fit for purpose?

MEWP on site?

Safety features in place?

PPE

Please indicate all PPE used. A tick indicates fit for purpose and correct type.

Chainsaw boots?

Safety helmet?

Eye protection?

First aid kit?

Hi-Viz top?

Gloves?

Hearing protection?

Fire extinguisher?

Hand Cleaner?

Works info

Work ref no:

Tree species?

Brief description of works?

TM needed on site?

TM plan used?

Site information

Nearest A&E hospital?

Phone signal strength?

Wildlife risk?

Weather conditions?

Are weather condition likely to impact on works?

Describe actions taken

Is the wind speed likely to influence direction of branch fall in a bad way?

What action will be taken to deal with this?

Describe other.

Generic risk assessments

General Ground works?

Hand tools?

Highway?

Rigging?

Pole pruner?

Hedge cutter?

MEWP?

Powerlines?

Tree climbing?

Crane?

Chainsaws used?

Ladders?

Tree planting

Felling?

Wood chipper?

Grubbing?

Noise and or vibration?

Stump grinder

Bonfires?

Manual handling?

Aware of Tetanus?

Working near water course?

Area of Lyme disease?

COSHH

Chain oil?

Diesel?

London plane?

Petrol?

Red diesel?

Two stroke oil?

Eco plugs?

Additional infomation

Describe any hazards or measures not covered by any of the above:

Photo of site set up and or any other hazards
Sign off
Team leader
Other gang members with names
Completion of works

Area clear of all hazards on completion?

If no, then what actions taken to ensure a safe site?

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.