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Safe Work Practices Observation Checklist

A safety observation report is a tool used by safety officers to document hazards as well as safety commendations in the workplace. Performing and documenting regular safety observations not only ensures a safer workplace but it can also help share best practices with other teams.
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07/26/2022

Safe Work Practices Observation Checklist

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A safety observation report is a tool used by safety officers to document hazards as well as safety commendations in the workplace. Performing and documenting regular safety observations not only ensures a safer workplace but it can also help share best practices with other teams.
  • Site/Location:

  • Contractor:

  • Completed By:

  • Date:

  • Project:

  • Company/Organization:

  • Appropriate Warning Signs Posted? No Smoking; Hard Hat Area; Do Not Enter; Lock-Out/Tag-Out

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Housekeeping Adequate? Tripping/Slipping Hazards; Excavation Barriers/Shoring; Walkways Safe

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • People Acting and Working Safely? Movement; Attitude; Behavior; Not Taking Shortcuts; Following Safe Practices and Procedures

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Correct PPE Being Worn? Shoes; Hard Hat; Gloves; Safety Glasses; Reflective Vest

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Working Ergonomics Satisfactory? Access; Lighting; Positioning

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Tools, Equipment and Materials? Right For The Job; Used Correctly; In Good Condition

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Ladders and Scaffolding Used Properly? Stable; Secured; Good Condition; Proper Height

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Safety Meeting Held Recently?

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Topic:

  • Date:

  • Recent Hires Properly Trained On Safety?

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • All Necessary Permits/Approvals Obtained?

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Comments:

  • Signature:

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  • Date:

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