Inspection

Trailer Details

Trailer No.

Type

Size

Details

Serial No.

Department

General
Number Plate

Correct Number Plate

Fault Found

Action Taken

Lights

Lights all working

Fault Found

Action Taken

Wiring

Visual Check of Wiring

Fault Found

Action Taken

Bodywork

General Condition of Bodywork

Fault Found

Action Taken

Chassis

General Condition of Chassis

Fault Found

Action Taken

Wheel Alignment

Visual Check of Wheel Alignment

Fault Found

Action Taken

Wheels/Tyres
Wheel Nuts

Wheel nuts - Correct Torque

Fault Found

Action Taken

Tyre Pressure

Tyre Pressure

Fault Found

Action Taken

Tyre Condition

Tyre Condition

Fault Found

Action Taken

Brakes
Cables

Condition of Brake Cables

Fault Found

Action Taken

Handbrake

Condition & Operation of Handbrake

Fault Found

Action Taken

Fittings
Fasteners

Fasteners - Tailgates, Slides etc.

Fault Found

Action Taken

Fittings

Any Fittings Secure & Operational

Fault Found

Action Taken

Hitch
Hitch Point

Hitch Point Secure with No Play

Fault Found

Action Taken

Breakaway Cable

Check Breakaway Cable

Fault Found

Action Taken

Linkages, Bellows & Damper

Check Linkages, Bellows & Damper

Fault Found

Action Taken

Jockey Wheel

Operation & Condition of Jockey Wheel

Fault Found

Action Taken

Grease

Grease All Parts Where Needed

Fault Found

Action Taken

Complete
Signed
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