Was a Risk Assessment conducted?
Is the task done in such a way as to keep people OUT of the LINE OF FIRE?
Is Safe Work Load clearly marked on lifting equipment?
Does the Risk Assessment take into account overhead obstacles such as power lines or overhead line?
Is the visibility good for lifting operations?
Is the lifting equipment load tested and certified?
Is the Lifting equipment correctly color coded?
Was the lifting equipment inspected before use?
Is the lifting equipment in a register ?
Is there any notable defect / damage to the lifting equipment?
Is there positive communication between the team members ?
Is a competent rigger conducting the task?
Is there a lifting plan available ?
Is the area demarcated ?
Are the lifting hooks fitted with locking caps?