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Drilling Rig Safety Inspection Checklist

Today I want to offer you sample form document - Drilling Rig Safety Inspection Checklist

CONTRACT NAME: LOCATION:
SUPERVISOR: ZONE / BRANCH:
INSPECTOR: SUPPORT EQUIPMENT:
INSPECTION DATE: SUPPORT EQUIPMENT:
PERCENT COMPLIANCE:

(ASSIGN 1 POINT FOR EACH ITEM INSPECTED & THEN CAL.%)

HOUSEKEEPING? EXCELLENT, GOOD, FAIR, OR POOR?

SAFETY PROGRAM

Y/NCOMMENTS / NOTES
HAS A PRE-SHIFT INSPECTION BEEN COMPLETED?
ARE ROUTINE INSPECTIONS BEING COMPLETED BY JOB SUPERVISOR?
ARE THE COMPANY SAFETY POLICY AND PROCEDURES AVAILABLE TO WORKERS?
ARE ALL WORKERS TRAINED IN "LOCK AND TAG" PROCEDURES?
IS THERE A COPY OF THE OHSA/MSHA REGULATIONS AVAILABLE
HAVE ALL WORKERS RECEIVED PROPER OHSA/MSHA TRAINING?
IS THERE A JSA BINDER AVAILABLE FOR WORKERS TO REVIEW?
HAVE ALL NEW WORKERS RECEIVED PROPER ORIENTATION TRAINING?
ARE ALL WORKERS TRAINING RECORDS ON SITE?

PERSONNEL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT

PERSONNEL WEARING "APPROVED" BOART LONGYEAR HARD HATS?
PERSONNEL WEARING APPROVED SAFETY GLASSES?
PERSONNEL WEARING PROPER AND CLEAN SNUG FIT CLOTHING?
PERSONNEL WEARING APPROVED STEEL-TOED BOOTS?
PERSONNEL WEARING APPROVED HEARING PROTECTION?
ARE OTHER ITEMS OF PPE (WHEN NECESSARY), BEING USED?
PERSONNEL TRAINED IN PROPER OPERATING PROCEDURES?
IS ALL TRAINING DOCUMENTION AVAILABLE FOR INSPECTION?

SAFETY EQUIPMENT

IS THERE AN APPROVED FALL ARREST SYSTEM IN PLACE WHERE APPLICABLE?
IS ALL HAZARDOUS CONDITION MONITORING EQUIPMENT IN PLACE?
* ARE THEY CHECKED DAILY AND RECORDED?
ARE EMERGENCY SHUT DOWN DEVICES IN GOOD WORKING ORDER?
ARE VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH SEAT BELTS?

FIRE FIGHTING EQUIPMENT & FIRE PROTECTION

ARE PROPER EXTINGUISHERS AVAILABLE FOR THE DRILL SITE AND ALL VEHICLES?
* MONTHLY INSPECTIONS BEING PERFORMED ON ALL EXTINGUISHERS?
* ANNUAL SERVICE CURRENT ON ALL EXTINGUISHERS?
* ARE ALL EXTINGUISHERS ACCESSIBLE?
ARE OTHER ITEMS FOR FIRE FIGHTING AVAILABLE?
IS FUEL BEING STORED AWAY FROM THE DRILL, PER LOCAL LEGISLATION?
* ARE FUEL CONTAINERS PROPERLY LABELED?
* HAVE SPILL PREVENTION AND CONTAINMENT BEEN ADDRESSED?
* ARE APPROPRIATE FIRE EXTINGUISHERS LOCATED NEAR STORAGE AREA?
* IS THERE AN APPROPRIATE WARNING SIGN VISIBLY POSTED?
ARE APPROVED FUEL CANS BEING USED AND PROPERLY STORED?
IS A "NO SMOKING" POLICY BEING OBSERVED IN FIRE SENSITIVE AREAS?
ARE OILY RAGS, ETC. STORED IN A RECEPTACLE WITH A LID?

JOB ENVIRONMENT

ARE THE DRILL RIG, AND EQUIPMENT CLEAN?
IS THE WORK AREA CLEAN AND ORGANIZED?
ARE CONTAINERS, CHANGE ROOMS, ETC. CLEAN?
IS THERE AN ADEQUATE SUPPLY OF CLEAN DRINKING WATER AVAILABLE?
IS THE JOB SITE PROPERLY LIGHTED?
* GUARDS ON LIGHT BULBS?
* IF GENERATORS ARE USED, ARE THEY IN SAFE OPERATING CONDITION?
* ARE GENERATORS OR LIGHT PLANTS PROPERLY GROUNDED?
* PROPER/SAFE WIRING? (ABSOLUTELY NO BREAKS, FRAYS, TAPE, ETC.)
ARE JOB SITE NOISE LEVELS ACCEPTABLE WITH HEARING PROTECTION?
* WERE NOISE LEVELS MONITORED?
SPILL CONTAINERS AND/OR ABSORBENT MATERIAL IN PLACE, AS NEEDED?
ARE SPILL PROCEDURES POSTED?

DRILLING EQUIPMENT

ALL EQUIPMENT PROPERLY GUARDED?
IS ROTATION BARRIER BEING USED?
ARE PROPER LADDERS PROVIDED FOR ACCESSING DECK, MAST, ETC.?
WHERE APPLICABLE, HAS APPROPRIATE RAILINGS BEEN INSTALLED?
ARE TOOLS CLEAN AND IN PROPER WORKING ORDER?
ARE PROPER PRESSURE RELIEF DEVICES INSTALLED?
ARE WIRE ROPES (CABLES) IN GOOD CONDITION?
ARE HOISTING PLUGS IN GOOD CONDITION?
DO HYDRAULIC HOSES APPEAR TO BE IN GOOD CONDITION?
FOOT CLAMP?
ARE WHIP CHECKS IN PLACE?
HAS THE DRILL BEEN SET UP PROPERLY (INCLUDING ALL NUTS, BOLTS & PINS)?
HAVE TRIP HAZARDS BEEN ELIMINATED?
ARE WHEEL CHOCKS BEING USED?
ARE BACK UP ALARMS INSTALLED AND IN GOOD OPERATING CONDITION?
ARE LUG NUTS TIGHT ON ALL VEHICLES?
ARE ALL CONTAINERS (FUEL TANKS, HYDRAULIC TANKS, ETC.) LABELED?
ARE ALL BATTERIES SECURED IN A BOX COMPLETE WITH NON-CONDUCTIVE LID?

EMERGENCY ACTION PLAN

IS EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS INFORMATION POSTED?
HAVE APPROPRIATE MEDICAL FACILITIES BEEN SELECTED TO TREAT INJURIES?
IS THERE A COMMUNICATION SOURCE ON SITE, I.E. CELLULAR, RADIO, ETC.?
ARE ALL PERSONNEL AWARE OF PROPER ACCIDENT PROCEDURES & REPORTING?
HAVE PERSONNEL BEEN TRAINED IN FIRST AID AND CPR?
IS THERE A PROPERLY EQUIPPED FIRST AID KIT ON SITE AND IN ALL VEHICLES?
IS THERE A STRETCHER AND EMERGENCY BLANKET AVAILABLE ON THE SITE?
IS THERE A BLOOD BORNE PATHOGENS KIT AVAILABLE ON THE SITE?

HAZARD COMMUNICATION

HAVE ALL CREWMEMBERS RECEIVED HAZCOM/WHMIS TRAINIING?
IS A MSDS AVAILABLE FOR ALL CHEMICALS BEING USED?
ARE ALL CONTAINERS, BAGS, ETC, PROPERLY STORED AND LABELED?
IS BARRICADE TAPE, SIGNS, RAILING IN PLACE AROUND HOLES AND SUMPS?
IS APPROPRIATE PLACCARDING IN PLACE WHEN APPLICABLE?
IS A HIGH STANDARD OF PREVENTATIVE MAINTENANCE BEING PERFORMED?
ARE PRE-SHIFT INSPECTIONS PERFORMED AND DOCUMENTED? (CHECK-LIST)
IS THE EQUIPMENT IN SAFE OPERATING CONDITION? (IF "NO" SHUT DOWN DRILL)
DOES MORALE APPEAR TO BE HIGH? (IF "NO" EXPLAIN)
WAS THE RIG DRILLING UPON ARRIVAL?
WAS A BBS OBSERVATION PERFORMED AT THE TIME OF THIS INSPECTION?

CORRECTIVE ACTION REQUIRED

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