Summary Statement

A checklist provided by the California State Compensation Insurance Fund to help contractors make sure that their employees are using the proper PPE including gloves, hard hats, etc. and other precautions are being taken to prevent worker exposures to toxic materials and health hazards. Part of a collection. Click on the 'collection' button to access the other items.

HAZARD satisfactory Needs
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Are approved safety glasses required to be worn at all times in areas where there is a risk of eye injuries such as punctures, abrasions, contusions or burns?        
Are protective goggles or face shields provided and worn where there is a danger of flying particles or corrosive materials?        
Are employees who need corrective lenses in workplaces with harmful exposures, required to wear only approved safety glasses, or use medically approved precautionary procedures?        
Are protective gloves, aprons, shields, or other means provided against cuts, corrosive liquids and chemicals?        
Are hard hats provided and worn where danger of falling objects exists?        
Are hard hats inspected periodically for damage to the shell and suspension system?        
Is appropriate foot protection required where there is the risk of foot injuries from hot, corrosive, poisonous substances, falling objects, and crushing or penetrating objects?        
Are approved respirators provided for regular or emergency use where needed?        
Is all protective equipment maintained in a sanitary condition and ready for use?        
Do you have eyewash facilities and a quick Drench Shower within the work area where employees are exposed to injurious corrosive materials?        
When lunches are eaten on the premises, are they eaten in areas where there is no exposure to toxic materials or other health hazards?        
Is protection against the effects of occupational noise exposure provided when sound levels exceed those of the Cal/OSHA noise standard?        
Where special equipment is needed for electrical workers, is it available?        
Are adequate work procedures, protective clothing and equipment provided and used when cleaning up spilled toxic or otherwise hazardous materials or liquids?        
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