For what reason is traffic control being performed?
Briefly describe the emergency situation.
Who is the lead agency?
Name of Officer
Information about reason given/
What is the purpose?
Are all members trained and currently competent?
SES-issued overalls or two-piece with approved reflectorised stripes as
per current Australian Standards. SES-issued boots. SES-issued headwear.
Do all members have the correct PPE for the task and conditions?
Ensure all members have the correct PPE before commencing task.
- Limited Visability
Are all members hydrated and enough water available for the duration of the traffic control operation?
Are all members wearing a wide brim hat, or wide brim helmet attachment?
Any Additional Hazards with Hot weather?
Do all members have appropriate PPE to manage the risks of cold weather? e.g. gloves?
Any Additional Hazards with Cold weather?
Do all members have appropriate PPE?
Any Additional Hazards with Wet weather?
What controls are required?
- Gravel surface
Is there a reasonable risk from wildlife
Night time Operations
Has appropriate lighting equipment been used in a way that does not interfere with traffic and workers?
Review lighting and make changes.
Are all traffic control signs in good condition?
Are all stop / slow bats in good condition?
Are all traffic cones in good condition and the correct size?
Have you considered the breaking distance required?
Have you considered your work area?
Have you considered the distance between signs?
Is the advanced warning area sufficient?
Is the warning area sufficient?
Is there sufficient area between the work area and the traffic controller?
What speed will it be reduced too?
Have all speed signs been covered (if required) through the traffic controlled area?
What is the current speed limit?
Is the stop/slow area safe with an escape route?
Is there good viability of oncoming traffic
You may need to relocate of increase the distance between signs.
What control will be put in place?
Does the traffic control pose any danger to the operation of the road way?
Using maps you can take a picture of the area - using annotations add comments