Type of hot work being conducted:
SWMS and permit in place for the work being carried out.
Fire extinguisher located in close proximity, tested / tagged & serviceable
Sparks / hot metal particles fully encapsulated.
Is the correct PPE being worn for the task undertaken.
Is the welding earth positioned in close proximity to the work.
Welding screens and fire blankets in place.
Leads / hoses routed in a safe manner.
Grinders used accordance with procedures.
Are welding rod stubs collected and not left on the ground after use
Cylinders secured, gauges operative, flashback arresters fitted and hoses in good condition.
Is the area below the oxy cutting activities correctly barricaded
All combustible materials away from the hot work been carried out.
Is double eye protection used when welding or oxy cutting.
No welding leads stored on top of welding machine.
Welding leads and oxy hoses inspected and documented weekly