Has the Supervisor/Charge hand signed the permit?

Have the workers involved in the task signed the permit? ie. (welder, assisting trade, fire watch, sub-contractor/vessel crew)

Are the required controls (as per permit) in place?

Are the control measures on the permit appropriate for the task being performed?

If lock out is required are their personal locks in place?

Has safety signed the permit?


Do workers know where the fire extinguisher is located?

Do workers know what the cool down period is for this permit?

When asked did the workers know if lock out was required or not?


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.