Inspection Team Members:
The general area is tidy and free of obstruction and mess.
Spaces between and under benches, cabinets and equipment are accessible for cleaning.
Walkways/floor areas are clear of obstructions and trip hazards (e.g. electrical cords).
Floor surfaces/coverings are even, not slippery and are in good condition.
Stair treads are in good condition (no worn or broken treads).
Handrails present, secure, and in good condition.
Landings are clear of obstruction.
Lighting adequate and operational
Temperature is comfortable
Area is free from odours
Noise level is acceptable or controlled to an adequate level
Ventilation is adequate
Interior air filter is clean
Bed frames in good condition
Kitchen table and chairs in good condition
Television and remote in working order
Wifi in working order
A first aid kit is located in the near vicinity.
Fire equipment (fire blanket, extinguisher, hose reel) is accessible and clear of obstruction.
Electrical equipment tested, tagged and in date.
All power leads, outlets and switches are in good condition (not broken).
Extension leads / power boards are used as designed (no temporary or makeshift leads/power boards, double adaptors, overloading).
Hazardous Manual Tasks
Frequently used items within easy reach between knee and shoulder height, heavy items stored at waist height.
Step ladders or stools are accessible to access items stored on high shelves if required and are in good condition.
Floor/area free from water and being wet
Dryer filter clean
Drains (floors and sink ) clear and free flowing
Taps free from drips
Washer and Dryer cycling through correctly
Kitchen/Food Preparation Areas
Drains (floor and sink) clear and free flowing
Taps free from drips
Fridge clean and operational
Microwaves are positioned at suitable height, are clean and are operational.
Oven/stove clean and operational
Area free from pests or evidence thereof
Bench work heights are appropriate.
All utensils, equipment and stock are stored adequately.
All cleaning products are stored separately from foodstuffs
Cooking area clean and free from waste/rubbish
Gas supply secured to gas cooker/heater
Seating available and safe
Tables safe and clean
Waste and cigarette butt bins available
Washing line safe and in good condition
Boundary fences safe and secure
Overhead structures safe and secure
AC unit coils are clean
Source: Pendleton (Community Member)