1. Working Environment

  • Is the temperature acceptable?

  • Is there adequate ventilation?

  • Is the lighting level adequate?

  • Is the environment dust level acceptable?

  • Health and Safety notice displayed?

  • Is the work environment noise level acceptable?

  • Comments and deficiencies observed.

  • Add a photo?

2. Electrical

  • Sockets appear to be correctly loaded?

  • Is all the portable equipment tested and labeled?

  • Leads undamaged?

  • Free from trailing leads?

  • Comments and deficiencies observed.

  • Add a photo?

3. Machinery

  • All guards in place?

  • All guards in good condition?

  • Kept clean of rubbish?

  • Emergency stop buttons fitted and working?

  • Safety warning notices in place?

  • Risk Assessments in place?

  • Comments and deficiencies observed.

  • Add a photo?

4. COSHH

  • COSHH assessments OK?

  • Exposure adequately controlled?

  • Data sheet information available?

  • Spillage procedure in place?

  • Correctly stored?

  • Correctly disposed of?

  • Disposal of hazardous waste in place?

  • Flammable liquids correctly stored/signed?

  • Comments and deficiencies observed.

  • Add a photo?

5. First Aid

  • Name of appointed person displayed and date?

  • Telephone number for appointed person displayed?

  • Emergency telephone number displayed?

  • Accident reporting procedure in place?

  • Comments and deficiencies observed.

  • Add a photo?

6. Eyewash bottles / Cylinders

  • Full?

  • In date?

  • Correctly stored/fixed?

  • Correct pressure?

  • Comments and deficiencies observed.

  • Add a photo?

7. Fire Precautions

  • Routes clear of obstructions?

  • Fire doors easily opened?

  • Fire doors closed and not propped open?

  • Emergency lighting adequate?

  • Clearly signed?

  • Extinguishers in place?

  • Extinguishers in date?

  • Correct type?

  • Identification label in place?

  • Hose reels in test date?

  • Smoke detectors checked?

  • Comments and deficiencies observed.

  • Add a photo?

8. Fire instructions

  • Posted up?

  • Not defaced or damaged?

  • Current and up to date?

  • Weekly test undertaken?

  • Annual evacuation undertaken?

  • Evacuation chairs in place

  • Risk assessment completed?

  • Comments and deficiencies observed.

  • Add a photo?

9. PPE

  • Correct type for hazard identity?

  • Good condition?

  • Correctly stored?

  • Worn correctly

  • Comments and deficiencies observed.

  • Add a photo?

10. Outside area

  • Roadways in good condition?

  • Pavements in good condition?

  • Access ramps in place?

  • Steps clear of obstructions and clean?

  • Hand rails in good condition?

  • All lights working?

  • All notices in place?

  • Pedestrian segregation

  • Comments and deficiencies observed.

  • Add a photo?

11. Housekeeping

  • Working area tidy, clean and well organised?

  • Access ways unobstructed?

  • Clear of tripping hazards (inc floor finishes)?

  • All electrical cleaning equipment tested?

  • All equipment stored under correct conditions?

  • Rubbish disposal area clean and clear?

  • Sharps removal procedure in place?

  • Comments and deficiencies observed.

  • Add a photo?

12. Material storage

  • Correctly stored?

  • Shelving not overloaded and stacked correctly?

  • Shelving in good condition?

  • Suitable access to high level storage?

  • Comments and deficiencies observed.

  • Add a photo?

13. Welfare facilities

  • Toilet area clean and tidy?

  • Adequate soap?

  • Hand towels / drying facilities in place and working?

  • Adequate toilet paper?

  • Walls and surfaces clean?

  • Hot and cold running water available?

  • Kettle for boiling water?

  • Microwave for warming food?

  • Comments and deficiencies observed.

  • Add a photo?

  • Checklist completed by:

The templates available in our Public Library have been created by our customers and employees to help get you started using SafetyCulture's solutions. The templates are intended to be used as hypothetical examples only and should not be used as a substitute for professional advice. You should seek your own professional advice to determine if the use of a template is permissible in your workplace or jurisdiction. Any ratings or scores displayed in our Public Library have not been verified by SafetyCulture for accuracy. Users of our platform may provide a rating or score that is incorrect or misleading. You should independently determine whether the template is suitable for your circumstances. You can use our Public Library to search based on criteria such as industry and subject matter. Search results are based on their relevance to your search and other criteria. We may feature checklists based on subject matters we think may be of interest to our customers.