Workplace Housekeeping Checks

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Workplace Housekeeping Checks

Workplace Housekeeping Checks

1. Is the work area clean, tidy and clutter-free?


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2. Is the work area free of unwanted and unnecessary items?


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3. Is the work area free of food and drinks?


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4. Are aisles, walkways, stairways and exits unobstructed?


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5. Are aisles and walkways free of protruding objects?


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6. Is there unobstructed access to emergency equipment (fire extinguishers, first aid kits, etc.)?


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7. Are floors (e.g., tiles, boards and carpets) in good condition?


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8. Are floors dry and free from accumulated dust, broken glass, leaks or spills?


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9. Are floor markings properly visible and not faded?


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10. Are floor openings or holes guarded by a cover, grating or guardrail on all sides (except at entrances to stairways or ladders)?


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11. Are lamps or light sources clean?


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12. Is there adequate illumination for working?


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13. Are warning signs in good condition and clearly visible even from afar?


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14. Are cords, cables and hoses neatly bundled up when not in use?


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15. Are machine and equipment guards in place and secure?


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16. Are tools in good condition and stored in their designated location?


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17. Are storage areas clean, tidy and organised?


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18. Are stacked materials placed on a flat and firm foundation?


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19. Are storage racks in good condition?


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20. Are heavier and bulkier items placed on the lower shelves of a storage rack foe additional stability?


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21. Are hazardous substances (e.g., flammable materials, toxic substances) stored in appropriate containers, under appropriate conditions and marked to indicate they are hazardous?


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22. Are physical barriers and warnings signs installed around workplace hazards?


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23. Are appropriate waste bins available for general waste, recyclable waste, hazardous waste, etc.?


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24. Is combustible waste properly disposed?


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25. Is waste (including hazardous waste) collected regularly?


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26. Has a predetermined disposal area been designated for situations where waste materials (e.g., bulky waste, toxic waste) need to be accumulated till the next waste collection date?


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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.

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