• Have you checked the CRIP rating – if the property is tenanted

  • Have you checked the property/surrounds risk information

  • Have you completed a SWP if needed

  • Have you arranged the visit as per established protocols and notified others

  • Is my secure locate activated

  • Is it safe to exit my vehicle

  • Is the site secure and safe to enter

  • Am I wearing the correct PPE

On site scaffolding

  • Is the tag valid (Present, Weekly inspection recorded and completed in full)

  • If the scaffolding exceeds 5 m in height has Worksafe been notified (Does not apply if single story units)

  • If the scaffolding exceeds 5 m in height has it been erected by a holder of a current certificate of competence

  • Is erected scaffolding within 4 m of any powerlines, If within 4 m have all signoff certification and permissions been given)

  • Is max load capacity of this type known, Indicated on tag and communicated to all employees

  • Is the scaffolding on baseplates to secure structure

  • Are sole boards or baseplates on even surfaces and secured to support structure and meet the required measurements of (500mmX200mmX38mm thick)

  • Is the scaffolding plump and square

  • Is Fall protection equipment required

  • Are all required guardrails, Mid rails, toe boards and trapdoors in place and also meet the spacing requirements of 300mm in between

  • Is there safe access to all work platforms

  • Are all scaffolding access ladders secured and safe to use for access and meet the 4:1 ratio

  • Are all platforms fully decked and tied down

  • Is structure secured with face and/or dogleg braces

  • Are self closing gates correctly installed

  • Is netting installed and secured where applicable to prevent falling

  • Are excess scaffolding material neatly stacked and stored

Mobile Scaffolding

  • Are excess scaffolding material neatly stacked and stored

  • Is erected scaffolding within 4 m of any powerlines, If within 4 m have all signoff certification and permissions been given)

  • Is max load capacity of this type known, Indicated on tag and communicated to all employees

  • Is the scaffolding plump and square

  • Is Fall protection equipment required

  • Are all required guardrails, Mid rails, toe boards and trapdoors in place and also meet the spacing requirements of 300mm in between

  • Is there safe access to all work platforms

  • Are all scaffolding access ladders secured and safe to use for access and meet the 4:1 ratio

  • Are all platforms fully decked and tied down

  • Is structure secured with face and/or dogleg braces

  • Is the tag valid (Present, Weekly inspection recorded and completed in full)

  • Scaffolding mobile equipment (Wheels) being locked while in stationary position.

  • Scaffolding mobile equipment (Wheels) mechanical lock in good and working condition

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