After a discussion with the workgroup and supervisor, was performing the work at ground level or pre-fabricating or preparing materials prior to arrival on site considered prior to undertaking the task?
- a platform with fixed handrails (temporary or permanent)?
- fixed or mobile scaffolding suitable for the intended task?
- elevating work platforms?
- a work box?
- A Platform ladder
Are horizontal or vertical openings fitted with fixed penetration covers signed with ‘Penetration Below’ and where required, the Safe Working Load of the cover?
Are workers who are using fall arrest and restraint equipment attached at all times while at height?
Have platform ladders only been used where it is not practical to use a scaffold or MEWP?
Are workers that are wearing fall protection equipment familiar with the equipment's inspection process, its correct use and the rescue plan in case of a fall or becoming stuck at height?
Are workers aware of the risk of being pinned during MEWP movement and what controls are in place to avoid this risk eventuating?
Any improvements identified upon interaction with work group including over and above (or innovative) examples of risk treatment:
Other members of the inspection team