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Ensure the machine is placed on solid level ground capable of carrying the machine‘s weight.Regularly check the stability of the plant. The chassis should not bounce during operation.
Ensure there is adequate space around the machine for operation, material stockpiles,maintenance and vehicular movement.
Ensure all guards are fully secured in correct/closed position.
Check that all safety equipment, alarms and interlocks are operative.
Remove all loose items from the belt by untying the securing ropes.
Ensure all control valve levers are in the neutral (non-operational) position.
Check the engine oil level and the fuel level and replenish if necessary.
Check the hydraulic oil level and replenish if necessary.
Ensure the material being feed into the feeder or screen unit is below the size limitationsrecommended by the manufacturer. Do not allow build up of material at feed points.
DO NOT allow the engine RPM to run at a speed not suited for the application. Check thewear parts to ensure speed is suitable for the application and feed rate not excessive.
Check setup of the screen unit and adjust as necessary to the required settings.
Observe all safety instructions and ensure the correct protective clothing and equipment are used by operators
Check the oil cooler fan and radiator for any build up of dust/dirt. Check regularly that theoil cooler fan is running correctly and that dust/dirt has not built up in the fan and radiatorunit (overheating can occur if dust/dirt is allowed to build up). Blow out dust/dirt if necessary.
For machines with a mains power supply, make sure that the mains cable is properly connectedand secure, and adequately protected from damage from material or vehicular movement
Source: MaintainX (Community Member)