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Work Equipment Risk Assessment - Specific Hazards

Work Equipment Risk Assessment - Page 4 of 7


Work Equipment Risk Assessment - Specific Hazards


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Page 1 - Section 1 - Suitability

Page 2 - Section 2 - Maintenance

Page 3 - Section 3 - Restrictions, Section 4 - Guards and Section 5 - Effects of Temperature 

Page 5 - Section 7 - Controls (page 1 of 2)

Page 6 - Section 7 - Controls (page 2 of 2)

Page 7 - Section 8 - Miscellaneous


Risk Assessment 'work equipment Specific Hazards' Questions Cover:


Specific Hazards


6.1Are risks from specified hazards controlled and reduced to a level as low as reasonably practicable by means other than PPE?

6.2Article or substance falling/ejected from equipment?

6.3Rupture or disintegration of the equipment?

6.4Fire or overheating?

6.5Is all maintenance carried out with equipment stopped?

6.6Unintended discharge of any article, gas, dust, liquid, vapour or other substance?



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