What is a Hazard Corrective Action Form?
A Hazard Corrective Action Form is a document used to identify corrective actions that have been taken to reduce/eliminate workplace hazards.
What is the purpose of a Hazard Corrective Action Form?
A Hazard Corrective Action Form is used to identify corrective actions that will or will be taken to correct an identified workplace hazard. It’s an excellent tool that allows workers to:
- List a suggested corrective action for an identified workplace hazard
- Suggest interim controls to protect workers prior to the workplace hazard being permanently reduced/eliminated
- Anticipate a date of completion for corrective action to be taken after a workplace hazard has been identified
- Track how long it takes for corrective action to be taken
- Document who took corrective action to rectify workplace hazards
Why do I need a Hazard Corrective Action Form?
A Hazard Corrective Action Form can be used to suggest interim controls to protect workers prior to a corrective action being permanently rectified. It also a great way to document corrective actions, as well as dates/times that corrective actions have been taken.
How do I use a Hazard Corrective Action Form?
After a workplace hazard has been identified, use the Hazard Corrective Action Form to suggest a timeline for completion of controls to reduce/eliminate the hazard, as well as to document who executed these controls.
The following provides a listing of sample templates, documents, articles and other resources to help you in carrying out your duties and managing your worksite. It is expected that the documents will be amended to suit the styles, needs and circumstances of the individual, or company, involved. These resources are not intended to replace an individual’s, or a company’s, professional and skillful judgement. Each template, document and article and other resource should be assessed within the context of the individual’s, or company’s own day-to-day operation. Individuals and companies must exercise proper judgment respecting the correctness and applicability of the material. Hard Hat Hunter accepts no responsibility for any errors or omissions, and expressly disclaims any such responsibility.