Osha Ladder Safety And Fall Protection Checklist

Updated: over a week ago

OSHA Ladder Safety and Fall Protection Checklist

OSHA Ladder Safety And Fall Protection Checklist

1. Are all areas where workers could be exposed to falls greater than four feet (4 Ft.) guarded by handrails or barriers greater than 39" high?


Photo Comment

2. Are ladders inspected before use and taken out of service if damaged?


Photo Comment

3. Are workers who use ladders or man-lifts properly trained?


Photo Comment

4. Are employees using the ladders observed maintaining 3-points of contact/control while climbing the ladder?


Photo Comment

5. Are ladders properly stored when not in use?


Photo Comment

6. Are workers who access roofs trained to not approach an unprotected roof edge without personal fall protection equipment?


Photo Comment

7. Are workers who use personal fall protection equipment (I.e.Harnesses, Lanyards,SRLs, etc.) properly trained in inspection and use of the equipment?


Photo Comment

8. Are Aerial lifts only used by trained personnel?


Photo Comment

9. Are Aerial lifts only moved or adjusted horizontally when the aerial lift is in the retracted or grounded position?


Photo Comment

10. Are workers operating aerial lift s observed to always remain within the confines of the lift at all times during operation?


Photo Comment

11. Are narrow base scaffolds (I.e. rolling scaffolds) in use at the workplace?


Photo Comment

12. Are narrow base scaffolds (I.e. rolling scaffolds) inspected before each use and maintained in good operating condition?


Photo Comment

13. Are workers on rolling scaffolds observed to lock scaffold wheels to prevent movement while in use?


Photo Comment

14. Are workers on rolling scaffolds observed to remain inside guard rails and not climbing on guardrails while working?


Photo Comment

15. Are workers on rolling scaffolds observed to not move the scaffold while on the platform (I.e. "scaffold surfing") while in use?


Photo Comment

Is this sample what you are looking for?
Sign up to use & customise this template, or create your own custom checklist:

Checklist by GoAudits.com – Please note that this checklist is intended as an example. We do not guarantee compliance with the laws applicable to your territory or industry. You should seek professional advice to determine how this checklist should be adapted to your workplace or jurisdiction.

goaudits app

Get started on a free trial

Seeing is believing! Try the full platform FREE for 14 days with your own data.
Or ask us to setup the system for you, at no cost.