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HIRARC

Effect

Risk Analysis
Existing control

Likelihood

severity

Risk

Warehouse,stacking
goods

Stacking too
high

Fatality,
injury

wrapping

5

3

15

EC: use suitable, safe
racking
AC : signage, prohibit
from stacking too high
PPE: safety shoes, helmet

Falling of
object
Speeding
forklift

Injury

-Appropriate PPE

5

3

15

AC: Signage

Warehouse, forklift
operation

Fatality,
injury

Training

4

4

16

Poor
condition of
forklift
Fall from
height
Heavy load

Serious
injury

Schedule maintenance

4

2

8

EC: -dedicated pathway
-convex mirror
AC:-improve training
-fine, penalties
- SOP
S: use new forklift
AC: Awareness program

Fatality

SOP

4

2

8

Injury

-SOP
-supervision

3

2

6

EC: introduce lifting
machine
AC: awareness program

Poor
lighting

Injury

-good quality lighting
provided throughout the
warehouse
- routine checks on light

4

1

4

No futher action needed

N
o

Hazard Identification
Location,Activity
Hazard

1

2
3

4

5
6

7

Warehouse,shelf
stacking
Warehouse, manual
handling

Warehouse

units.replace when
necessary
-Floodlighting in the
external area.

Risk Control
Purpose control

introduce buddy system . photocopying Strong light from photocopy machine 9 Office.most likely 15-25 high 4 – fatal 4 .8 Office. filling 12 Logistic delivering Staring at computer screen too long Falling of object Long working hours 10 Severity Eye sore.inconceivable low AC: avoid from placing files too high AC: .remote 1 – negligible 1 . Chronic eye problem - 5 3 15 AC: encourage worker to take a short break every 1 hour AC: encourage worker to take a short break every 1 hour Injury -proper stacking of files 4 2 8 Fatality -training .review rest day -Awareness Program . Temporary blinded.catastrophic 5 .conceivable 1-4 2 – minor 2 . chronic eye problem Back pain -close the cover while 5 1 5 AC: prohibit workers from using the machine for long period of time Provide suitable and comfortable chair 5 1 5 Eye sore.GPS System 5 3 15 likelihood risk 5 . use of computer Long hour of seating 11 Office.ICOP .possible 5-12 medium 3 – serious 3 .

S : Substitution EC: Engineering Control AC: Admin Control PPE: Personal Protective Equipment .