WORKPLACE INSPECTION

  • AREA(S) INSPECTED

HOUSEKEEPING AND STORAGE

  • Are walkways clear?

  • Are office floors clear?

  • Clear access to doorways and exits?

  • Are items properly stored?

  • Are items stored in a way to prevent them tipping/falling?

LIGHTING

  • Is lighting adequate in all work areas?

  • Is lighting turned off when not in use?

ERGONOMIC

  • Desks/Chairs properly positioned?

  • Lifting devices available for heavy packages?

FIRE EXTINGUISHERS

  • Fire extinguishers inspected and marked?

  • Fire extinguishers full?

FIRST AID KIT

  • First Aid kit inspection completed?

  • First Aid certificate present?

ADMINISTRATION

  • Health and Safety Board current and up to date?

  • SDS/Right to Know information available?

  • Visitor/Contractor Sign In filled out?

AISLES

  • Are aisles clear of obstructions?

  • Do you maintain cleanliness?

  • Is there adequate housekeeping?

  • Is there adequate drainage?

  • Are floors and surfaces clean, free of obstruction and slippery materials?

RACKING

  • Safe working limits

  • Rack load signs posted

  • Uprights not damaged, i.e not twisted/no splits or cracks

  • Racks stable, i.e., on a flat, level foundation

  • Racking braces not damaged/bent

  • Floor anchors installed and not damaged

  • Footplate replaced if a floor anchor was replaced due to damage

  • Beams not overloaded

  • Beams show no sign of deflection

  • Beams not damaged

  • Beam connectors and safety clips are complete

  • Beam connectors and safety clips are undamaged

  • No beams pop out of their upright

  • Welds are undamaged

LIFT TRUCKS

  • Signage and stickers are legible/capacity plate present

  • Wheels and tires are not worn and good air pressure

  • Forks/backrest/mast/chains/rollers: no damage, good working condition

  • Battery: charge is good, connections not loose

  • Engine; not rough, no noise or leaks

  • Fluid levels good: oil, fuel and radiator

  • Lights: headlights and warning lights working

  • Horn: loud and working

  • Fluid leaks: no damp spots or drips on ground

  • Seatbelt: good working condition, no damage

  • Steering; good working condition

  • Tilt/sideshift: loose, no leaks, doesn’t stick

  • Propane tank: secured, connections tight, hose in good condition

  • Brakes: foot, parking in good working condition

  • Gauges working

EXITS

  • Are there signs posted on exits?

  • Are there power supplies for emergency use?

  • Are exit signs well lit?

ROLLING STAIRS

  • Are safety feet working?

  • Are stairs in good repair? (no major visible damage)

WASTE DIVERSION

  • Waste Reports from hauler present?

  • Is waste stream contaminated? (items in waste bin that do not belong)

  • Is Spill Kit full?

WORK ENVIRONMENT

  • Are hazardous chemicals properly stored?

  • Is eye wash station solution still current?

  • Are hand tools in proper working order?

  • Is lighting adequate in all work areas?

  • Are acceptable noise levels maintained?

  • Hydraulic Press pre-use checklist completed?

MATERIAL HANDLING

  • Are daily inspection maintained for mechanical equipment or vehicles?

  • Are vehicles inspected/turned on-off before and after use/loading?

  • Are materials stored securely?

  • Is dock leveler in good condition?

  • Ensure that movement of trucks and trailers are secured during operations

FIRE PROTECTION

  • Are fire extinguishers accessible?

  • Are fire extinguishers in good condition and inspected regularly?

  • Are emergency numbers posted?

  • Are there adequate containers for flammable materials?

  • Is sprinkler heads clearance adequate?

PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT

  • Proper PPE available?

  • PPE in good condition?

  • Is foot protection worn?

PARKING LOT

  • Is muster point well identified?

  • Parking lot clear of leaks/spills?

SIDES OF BUILDING

  • Is outside perimeter of the building clear of debris/garbage?

  • Bay doors for receiving clear?

  • Access to delivery doors clear?

  • Propane cylinders properly stored/chained?

COMMENTS AND SIGN OFF

    ADDITONAL COMMENTS
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  • OPPORTUNITIES FOR IMPROVEMENTS
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Completion

  • Person completing the inspection

  • Operations Manager (if not completing the inspection)

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