• Are fire exits clear of obstructions

  • Are fire exit routes clear

  • Are fire extinguishers clear of obstructions

  • Extinguisher security tags complete

  • Furnace area clear-600mm minimum

  • Any other potential fire hazards- wood dust accumulations etc ?

  • Fire alarm test completed this week

Machinery Safety

  • Daily pre-use safety checks completed by operators

  • Fixed and interlocked guards in place on all machines

  • Any visible damage to power cables

  • Machine work areas clear of obstructions/trip hazards

  • LEV system fully operational

  • Any NEW machinery noise issues

Staff Compliance Observations

  • Correct PPE worn for each task

  • Correct Manual Handling Techniques observed

  • Staff working in compliance with Safe Systems of Work

  • Safe distancing controls observed

General factory safety

  • Walkways clear of obstructions

  • Any lighting issues

  • Racking in safe condition

  • Pallets stacked correctly on racking

  • Factory housekeeping standards acceptable

  • First aid supplies adequate

  • Welfare facilities clean and stocked

FLT/ Goods receiving

  • FLT pre-use checks completed

  • FLT driven safely in accordance with training

  • Yard housekeeping standards acceptable

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