10.15. Office Safety Checklist.

  • 10.15.1. Are all floor areas kept clean, dry and free of refuse? Reference

  • 10.15.2. Are telephone and electrical cords located where they do not pose a tripping hazard?

  • 10.15.3. Are all defects, such as floor tiles, broken steps, torn carpet or curled mats identified until
    repaired or replaced? Reference

  • 10.15.4. Are stepstools or ladders used to access anything above shoulder level? Reference

  • 10.15.5. Are office ergonomics considered when attempting to fit the job to the person? Reference

  • 10.15.6. Is team lifting considered when lifting heavy or awkward objects? Reference 10.4

  • 10.15.7. Are heavy materials stored in the bottom of file cabinets? Reference

  • 10.15.8. Are frayed electrical cords, broken electrical wires and outlet covers repaired or removed
    from service immediately? Reference

  • 10.15.9. Are heating appliances, such as coffee makers, plugged directly into a facility outlet and
    unplugged at the end of the work shift? Reference

  • 10.15.10. Is access to fuses, circuit breakers and electrical controls clear and unobstructed?

  • 10.15.11. Are flammable and combustible liquids stored in office occupancies limited to that
    required for maintenance and operation of building and equipment? Reference

  • 10.15.12. Are rags or cloth containing flammable or combustible liquid residue deposited in
    approved self-closing metal waste containers immediately after use? Reference

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