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Machine Wood Shop Safety Inspection Checklist

This checklist can be used as a guide to help inspect a machinewood shop for common problems. It is not an exhaustive list of items and will not cover all hazards on all areas. It can be completed in a single inspection or over a series of shorter inspections.
MaintainX
07/21/2022

Machine Wood Shop Safety Inspection Checklist

This checklist can be used as a guide to help inspect a machinewood shop for common problems. It is not an exhaustive list of items and will not cover all hazards on all areas. It can be completed in a single inspection or over a series of shorter inspections.
  • Campus:

  • Building:

  • Room:

  • Date:

  • GENERAL SAFETY

  • No aisles obstructed

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Area free of falling hazards

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • First aid kit available

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Emergency lighting functioning

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Lighting adequate

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Ladders/stools in good condition

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Housekeeping is good

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Adequate ventilation

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Emergency phone numbers posted

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Other:

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Comment/Location:

  • STAIRS – RAMPS

  • Lighting adequate

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Non-slip surfaces in good condition

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Handrails – available and secure

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Other:

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Comment/Location:

  • SAFETY EQUIPMENT

  • Eye wash station functioning

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Eye protection in use

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Gloves, as necessary, in use

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Fire blanket properly hung and accessible

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Other:

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Comment/Location:

  • FIRE EQUIPMENT/EXITS

  • Fire extinguishers accessible

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Fire extinguishers tagged, serviced

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Exits properly illuminated

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Exits clear and unobstructed

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Other

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Comment/Location:

  • FIRE HAZARDS

  • Flammable aerosols and liquids stored & handled properly

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Storage areas labeled

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Clean-up rags stored properly

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • No defective electrical cords

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Other:

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Comment/Location:

  • MACHINE GUARDING

  • Gears, pulleys, machine parts guarded

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Points of operation guarded

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Interlocking mechanism in use

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Lockout/tagout procedures in place

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Other

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Comment/Location:

  • COMPRESSED GAS CYLINDERS

  • Contents identified

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Stored properly (secured, chained, capped)

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Handling procedures identified

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Other:

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Comment/Location:

  • GAS/ARC WELDING

  • Proper eye protection in use

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Warning sign present for welding

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Cylinders kept separated

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Electric cables in good condition

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Gas piping in good condition

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Approved curtain or screen in place

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • All valves shut when not in use

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Other

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • CORRECTIVE ACTION TAKEN (indicate work order has been initiated)

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