Documentation

Daily works documentation

Is the Transpower log book correctly filled out?

Is the project site login sheet current and all staff logged in?

Is the daily Hazard ID current and correct for work being undertaken?

Are all staff signed onto the Hazard ID?

Has a daily risk slider been completed?

Is the site hazard board current and all hazards listed?

Are the safe working method statements (SWMS) appropriate for work being undertaken?

Are all staff signed onto the SWMS?

MSDS information available?

Site Inspection

Work area

Are the site access ways clear and marked where required?

Are areas restricted and gates locked where required?

Is the work area will defined and labelled?

Photos of work areas
Personnel

Is correct PPE in use?

Are staff working in a safe manner?

Is staff competency correct for levels of supervision?

Environmental

Site specific environmental conditions addressed?

Noise

Dust

High Voltage

Working at Heights

Excavations

Chemicals/Dangerous goods

Smoke/VESDA fire protection isolated if required?

Are dangerous goods stored correctly?

Tools, equipment and plant

Tools and Equipment

Tools well maintained and in serviceable condition?

Are electrical tools tested and tagged?

Is calibrated equipment tested and tagged?

Are tools appropriate for the task being undertaken?

Plant

Is all plant in serviceable condition?

If within a switchyard, is plant correctly earthed?

For mobile plant, is a safety observer (WSS) present?

Has the plant been inspected daily before use?

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.