Safety Checklists

Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences Featured Resources provide the latest information on workplace safety, health and well-being. Additional information can be filtered by topic in the supporting navigation to the left of the article content.

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Jan 17, 2017
Inspection Checklists – Sample Checklist for Manufacturing Facilities

http://www.ccohs.ca/oshanswers/hsprograms/list_mft.html

The examples outlined below do not list all the possible items for manufacturing facilities. The best checklist for your workplace is one that has been developed for your specific needs.

Source: CCOHS

Oct 01, 2016
OSHA Fact Sheet: The Use of Metrics in Process Safety Management (PSM) Facilities

https://www.osha.gov/Publications/OSHA3896.pdf

Metrics are measures that are used to evaluate and track the performance of a facility’s process safety management program.

Source: OSHA

Jun 01, 2016
CSHS Best Practice Guide for Occupational Health and Safety in Sustainability Reports

http://www.centershs.org/assets/docs/CSHS_Best_Practice_Guide_Final.pdf

This document was developed by the Center for Safety and Health Sustainability and their Advisory Council. CSHS has launched an initiative to standardize OHS reporting.

Source: CSHS

Feb 01, 2016
Campbell Institute - Elevating EHS Leading Indicators: From Defining to Designing

http://www.thecampbellinstitute.org/file/download.php?id=2015092336b107f72d10a379134af9249d3457ab

In this paper, the Campbell Institute provides a closer look at the experiences and history of eight Institute members and partners regarding their journeys to develop and implement leading indicators at their organizations.

Source: Campbell Institute

Jan 01, 2016
WorkSafe BC Topic Page: Cranes

https://www.worksafebc.com/en/health-safety/tools-machinery-equipment/cranes

See the following resources and links for information on working safely with and around cranes, including checklists.

Source: WorkSafe BC

Nov 01, 2015
Strengthening Jobsite Safety Climate by Using and Improving Leading Indicators

http://www.cpwr.com/safety-culture/strengthening-jobsite-safety-climate

We listened and have recently developed 8 worksheets compiled into a booklet (also available individually below) titled Strengthening Jobsite Safety Climate by Using and Improving Leading Indicators.

Source: CPWR

Nov 01, 2015
WorkSafeBC: Safety Inspections Workbook

https://www.worksafebc.com/en/resources/health-safety/books-guides/safety-inspections-workbook?lang=en

A reference guide and workbook for workplace safety inspections.

Source: WorkSafe BC

Oct 01, 2015
COHHE e-tool:

http://coshh-tool.hse.gov.uk

Easy steps to control health risks from chemicals COSHH Essentials provides advice on controlling the use of chemicals for a range of common tasks, eg mixing, or drying.

Source: HSE

Oct 01, 2015
HSE Direct Advice Sheets

http://www.hse.gov.uk/coshh/essentials/direct-advice/index.htm

First check the direct advice sheets listed by industry to see if there are any direct advice sheets for tasks or processes in your industry.

Source: HSE

Dec 01, 2014
Computer Workstations eTool

http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/etools/computerworkstations/index.html

This eTool* illustrates simple, inexpensive principles that will help you create a safe and comfortable computer workstation.

Source: OSHA