Site Hazards

Has everyone read and understood the SWMS?

Stop work and read SWMS

Is the site safe to post on, and is working on site safe for the public?

Stop work and ring Coordinator

Are there any environmental hazards for this site?

Detail environmental hazards

Are there any trip hazards?

Detail trip hazards

Where did you park your vehicle?

Have you and your team signed in with the station master?

Is a Protection Officer required for this site?

Add PO details below

Do you cross an active track?

Are all workers wearing correct PPE?

Electrical Hazards

Are there any Overhead Power Lines (OHPL) near to work site?

How far away are OHPL?

Can any equipment foul live lines?

What protection is in place?

Height Hazards

Is a ladder required for this site?

What type of ladder do you use?

What is the maximum working height?

Can the ladder be placed on even ground or secured?

How do you secure the ladder?

Do you require an EWP for this site?

Sign Off

Are there any other hazards identified for this site?

Detail hazards for review and controls put in place

Team Leader name
Offsiders Name

In case of emergency, dial 000 and ensure an incident report form is completed

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.