Thursday, August 27, 2020

Work at Height Checklist

Worksite Inspection 

  1. All the workers have been explained safe work-procedures?
  2. A well-developed Communication system have been made and explained to the workforce
  3. Adequate illumination has been ensured.
  4. Work-area inspected before starting of the job.
  5. The area below the worksite barricaded, especially below hot works
  6. Workmen provided with bad / box to carry bolts, nuts and hand tools.
  7. Arrangement for fastening hand tools made.
  8. All work platforms ensured to be of adequate strength and ergonomically suitable.
  9. Fabricated made shift arrangements and checked for quality and type of material welding,  anchoring etc.

Access / Egress 

  • Walkways provided with hand-rails, mid-rail & toe guard?
  • All chequered plates, gratings properly welded/bolted
  • Are ladders inspected and whether they are maintained in good condition
  • Are ladders spliced
  • Are ladders appropriately secured for the prevention of slipping, sliding or falling
  • Do side-rails extend 36" above the top of the landing
  • Are built-in ladders constructed of sound materials
  • Rungs and cleats not over 12" on centre
  • Metal ladders not used around\d electrical hazards
  • Proper maintenance and storage
  • Ladders, staircases welded/ bolted properly
  • Any obstruction in the stairs
  • Are landing provided with hand with handrails, knee-rails toe-boards…etc.
  • Ladders placed at the right slope
  • Whether ramp is provided with proper slope
  • Proper hand-rails/guards provided in ramps

House Keeping

  • Walkways, aisles and all overhead workplaces cleared of loose materials
  • Flammable material, if any, are cleared
  • All shuttering material is removed after de-shuttering is done
  • Platforms and walkways free of oil/grease or another slippery spillage
  • Collected scrap and other steel waste objects are brought down from the height

P.P.E. & Safety Devices 

  • Use of PPE (below mentioned) ensured for all workers
  • Safety Hard Hat
  • Safety Footwear
  • Full Body Harness while working should be anchoring
  • Hand Gloves
  • Coverall
  • Goggles
  • Anchoring Point provided at all places of work.
  • General life-line provided wherever linear movement at height is needed
  • Safety nets are in use wherever required
  • Proper fall arrest system is provided, monitored and deployed at critical workplaces.
  • Crawler boards / Safety system for work on the fragile roof are used

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Work at Height Checklist

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