Audit

JOB INFORMATION

Safety Book

Tool box safety talks?

MSDS Book?

Work areas properly signed and barricaded?

Water available?

HOUSEKEEPING

Work areas neat?

Waste containers provided and used?

Passageways and walkways clear?

Cords and leads off the floor?

FIRE PREVENTION

Adequate fire extinguishers, checked and accessible?

Hot Work Permit Filed?

"No Smoking" posted and enforced near flammables?

ELECTRICAL

Extension wires with bare wires or missing ground prongs taken out of service?

Ground fault interrupters being used?

Terminal boxes equipped with required covers?

HAND, POWER & POWDER ACTUATED TOOLS

Hand tools inspected regularly?

Guards in place on machines?

Correct tool being used for job at hand?

Operators of powder actuated tools licensed?

FALL PROTECTION

Safety rails and cables secured properly?

Safety harnesses worn properly?

Employees exposed to fall hazards tied off?

Employees below protected from falling objects?

LADDERS

Ladders extended at least 36" above landing?

Ladders are secure to prevent slipping, sliding or falling?

Ladders with split or missing rungs taken out of service?

Stepladders used in fully open position?

No step at top two rungs of stepladder?

SCAFFOLDING

All scaffolding inspected daily?

Erected on sound rigid footing?

Tied to structure as required?

Guardrails, intermediate rails, toe boards and screens in place?

Planking is sound and sturdy?

Proper access provided?

Employees below protected from falling objects?

FLOOR & WALL OPENINGS

All floor openings planked over or barricaded?

Perimeter protection in place?

Deck planks secure?

Materials stored away from edge?

TRENCHES, EXCAVATION & SHORING

Competent person identified and present?

Excavations are shored and sloped back?

Materials are stored at least 2' away from trench?

Ladders provided every 25' in trench?

Equipment is at a safe distance from edge of trench or excavation?

MATERIAL HANDLING

Materials properly stored or stacked?

Employees using proper lifting techniques?

Proper number of workers for each operation?

PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT

Hard hats being worn?

Safety glasses being worn?

Respirators used when required? Proper respirator documentation available?

Hearing protection being worn when required?

Traffic vests or high visibility clothing material being worn?

SUBCONTRACTOR'S

Westside Mechanical's Subcontractors working Safe?

SIGNATURES
Safety Manager
Superintendent
Rich Bulava
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.