Property and Facilities Division Form

11/09

OH&S AUDIT CHECKLIST - General
Audited Section / Area: Audit Date: Survey Team: Name: Name: Section: Section:

PF344

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12.

HOUSEKEEPING Floors, cleaning & condition Cleanliness of windows & serviceability Tidiness of work benches Tidiness of work areas Tidiness of storage areas Tidiness of rest areas Provision of waste disposal Adequacy of ventilation Passageways free from obstruction Exits - accessibility & marked Adequacy of suitable lighting Adequacy of warning signs FIRE PROTECTION Fire equipment - serviceability Fire equipment - adequacy Fire equipment - accessibility Storage of flammable materials Operation of fire escape facilities Accessibility & adequacy of fire escapes Employees aware of correct use of equipment Fire Warning/No smoking signs Emergency drills - practice PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT Eye protection Hearing protection Face shields Protective clothing availability/condition Safety shoes, glasses, gloves Respirators accessibility & serviceability Safety Installations (deluge showers , eye wash stations ) adequacy / operation TOOLS Correct type being used Serviceability and condition Access and control of tools in use Condition of air lines & electrical cords Maintenance of tools ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT Serviceability of light fittings Adequacy of lighting Serviceability of power outlets/leads Adequacy of power outlets (qty & ratings)

Yes

No

N/A

Yes

No

N/A

13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21.

Yes

No

N/A

22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28.

Yes

No

N/A

29. 30. 31. 32. 33.

Yes

No

N/A

34. 35. 36. 37.

cleanliness and serviceability Supply of hand cleanser. slings.38. 57. 43. 59. notices instructions Storage of electrical equipment MACHINERY Adequacy of guards Operating controls protected from inadvertent operation Hazard areas clearly defined Flying object protection Periodic maintenance records Safety notices clearly displayed Competence of operators Adequacy of guards over hot areas Emergency Safety Switch accessible User manuals available STORAGE AREAS Accessibility Condition of shelves & cupboards Condition of lifting & stacking aids Ventilation and cleanliness Lighting and ventilation in storage areas Condition of items in storage (shelf life) Isolation & labelling of hazardous substances Warning signs displayed Chemicals/flammable stored correctly CLEANING AREAS Ventilation and cleanliness Storage of cleaning fluids & materials Disposal of waste fluids & materials Condition of air hose & fittings Provision. 48. 54 55. 75. chains. 47. towels etc Clothing storage Cleanliness of eating area Provision of contaminated material bin Is there a trained first aider Yes No N/A 42. 82. 83. 78. adequacy. 65. 58. 67. hooks & eyebolts Labelling of load rating (in metric units) Competence of operators Clearways and load movements control SAFETY Availability/state of safety publications Safety posters & warning signs Condition & availability of personal protective notices (eye protection areas. 62. 72. 60. 79. Yes /No N/A 77. 80. 45. serviceability accessibility of fire extinguisher Flash-proof electrical fittings Escape facilities Warning signs & notices Protective clothing LIFTING DEVICES AND CRANES Condition of ropes. adequacy. 71. PF344 – OHS Audit Checklist Page 2 of 5 . hawsers. 49. availability and condition Ablution. Yes No N/A 61. 51. 64. 69. Accessibility of main switch/circuit breakers Labelling of switches/fuses/circuit breakers Electrical shock resuscitation drill. 39. 50. Yes No N/A 74. Yes No N/A 52. 66. 73. Yes No N/A 70. 41. 68. 46. 53. 44. 81. 76. 56. etc) FIRST AID AND HYGIENE First aid kits. 40. 63.

105. 96. overgrown vegetation Stairs and handrails soundly constructed Do doors open outwards Entrances. 100. PF344 – OHS Audit Checklist Page 3 of 5 . 107. 94. exits. 106. 97. 88. 102. 87. 99. 92. 104. Proper ventilation in ablution GENERAL Zoning of noise or other hazard areas Definition of speed limits and vehicle operating areas Emergency procedures and drill Awareness of personnel to occupied hazards General consciousness of personnel to safety Safety training programmes Correct use of cleaning signs Do ramps have non skid surfaces in wet areas GROUNDS AND BUILDINGS Free of refuse.84. 90. 95. 91. 89. 103. 86. 98. scrap. Yes No N/A 101. Yes No N/A 93. roadways kept clear Does everyone have clear access to an exit Are floors sound and regular Are floors free from tripping hazards Is occupational health and safety bulletins and information displayed OTHER Is the OH&S policy displayed Are accidents reported and recorded Is there a system for reporting and correcting hazards Is OH&S induction provided (workplace specific) Yes No N/A 85.

[HSC Office Use Only] GENERAL COMMENTS BY AUDIT TEAM ___________________ Signature (Audit Team Leader) ___________________ Date PF344 – OHS Audit Checklist Page 4 of 5 . to be filled in by audit team) Checklist Item No. Details / Suggested Corrective Action Finding No.DETAILS OF ISSUES FOUND (Including any question answered no.

Date Completed or Referred to HSC ___________________ Signature (Manager / Supervisor of audited Section) ___________________ Date AUDIT TEAM PLEASE NOTE: P&F Health and Safety Officer (HSC) Forward original to: Retain / forward copy to: Section Supervisor and Manager PF344 – OHS Audit Checklist Page 5 of 5 .STATUS OF CORRECTIVE ACTIONS COMPLETED (to be filled in by Manager / Supervisor of audited Section) Details / Suggested Corrective Action Checklist Item No.