What is a Housekeeping Checklist?
A Housekeeping Checklist is a document used to identify areas that should be verified when inspecting work areas for safety hazards.
What is the purpose of a Housekeeping Checklist?
A Housekeeping Checklist is used to ensure that all potential safety hazards on a work site, concerning housekeeping, are inspected. It’s also a way to identify any worksite safety hazards and then assign appropriate action to reduce or eliminate the hazard.
Why do I need a Housekeeping Checklist?
A Housekeeping Checklist is a great way to document the inspection of a work site, as well as any safety hazards that have been identified . It also provides the opportunity to list the action on how to reduce or eliminate the identified safety hazard.
How do I complete a Housekeeping Checklist?
To complete a Housekeeping Checklist:
- Provide a copy of the Housekeeping Checklist to supervisors, heads of JHS, or other safety professionals.
- Immediately follow up with any identified safety hazards.
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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.