Work Equipment Risk Assessment


Section 1 - Suitability

1.1 Does the equipment comply with statutory requirements?


1.2 Is the equipment suitable for the work?


1.3 Is the equipment without modification / adaption?


1.4 Are there written manufacturers’ specifications and instructions?


1.5 Can the equipment be operated without over reaching/ stretching?


1.6 Are highly repetitive tasks eliminated or avoided?


1.7 Can the equipment be used without excessive force?


1.8 Do operating positions, working heights and reach distances accommodate the operator?

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