Landscape General Safety Self-Inspection Checklist

General Requirements

Have your landscapers been trained about the necessary safety precautions when doing landscaping work?

Are you aware of the requirement to report any work-related amputation, loss of an eye, or in-patient hospitalization of any employee?

Do you provide required safety and health training for all employees? Do you maintain a record of the training, date it was conducted, and who provided the training?

I am aware of the different types of dangerous plants and animals

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Have you completed a PPE hazard assessment?

Can you provide documentation/certification of your PPE hazard assessment?

Have you trained employees in the proper use and storage of PPE?

Do employees use powered groundskeeping equipment wearing necessary PPE?

Do you follow proper procedures for traffic control where the fall of a limb or tree would create a hazard for an employee, pedestrian or vehicular traffic?

Sign-Off

I hereby verify the authenticity of this self-assessment and assure that necessary safety information were provided to the landscaping workers.

Landscaping Manager's Name and Signature
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.