Correct PPE is being worn

Driver/operator demonstrates correct pump walk around inspection

Driver/operator establishes supply and delivery capacity

Driver/operator conducts pre-start testing/checking of pump safeties

Driver /operator checks connections and sets valve path to ensure flow prior to starting pumps

Driver/operator conducts pre-start testing/checking of pump safeties

Driver/operator starts pump - establishes flow (confirm explicit understanding of how to check for flow)

1 to 2 minutes after start - Driver/operator checks and ensures flow

Before pump safeties are reset the driver/operator ensures flow

Driver/operator stops the pump when necessary (valves remain open prior to stopping)

Driver/operator closes and locks valve path

Driver/operator cleans up any spillage as per the site waste management procedure

Location of evacuation point known and indentified

Question emergency situation and local procedures

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.