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Manual Risk Assessment - The Load


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Please allow a few seconds for the check sheet to load.  Once completed you have the options to e-mail or print the assessment.

 

List of typical risk assessment questions around The Load.

 

Risk Assessment Questions Cover:

 

Is the item considered heavy?

 

          Risk Level

Low

Medium

High

Details / Comments

 

Is the weight indicated?

 

          Risk Level

Low

Medium

High

Details / Comments

 

Handholds and or handles available?

 

          Risk Level

Low

Medium

High

Details / Comments

 

Is the load Rigid or Flexible?

 

          Risk Level

Low

Medium

High

Details / Comments

 

Bulky or unwieldy?

 

          Risk Level

Low

Medium

High

Details / Comments

 

Irregular Shape?

 

          Risk Level

Low

Medium

High

Details / Comments

 

Difficult to Grip?

 

          Risk Level

Low

Medium

High

Details / Comments

 

Shape and or Size Interferes with Handler's Line of Sight (especially where stair or steps are incurred)?

 

          Risk Level

Low

Medium

High

Details / Comments

 

Unevenly Weighted?

 

          Risk Level

Low

Medium

High

Details / Comments

 

Unstable / Unpredictable Weight Shifts 

 

          Risk Level

Low

Medium

High

Details / Comments

 

Load is or can become Wet, Slippery and or Greasy?

 

          Risk Level (wet / slippery / greasy)

Wet

Slippery

Greasy

Details / Comments

 

 

Intrinsically Harmful (e.g. rough / sharp / hot / cold)?

 

          Risk Level

Low

Medium

High

Details / Comments

 

Contains Hazardous Chemicals?

 

          Risk Level

Low

Medium

High

Details / Comments

 

Dangerous if Dropped (corrosive, toxic, gaseous, slippery etc)?

 

          Risk Level

Low

Medium

High

Details / Comments

 

Note: We do not store your risk assessment, once you close the form the data is removed.  If, you wish to keep a record of your data input, please print (WYSIWYG) or e-mail (data) the completed form.

 

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Page 3 - The Individual 

Page 4 - The Environment 

Page 2 - The Load


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