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Chemical Substances (COSHH) Checklist

04 Jun 2020 - Flaaim

Site COSHH Safety

  1. Are fuels/oils/hazardous substances stored securely in bunding/ drip trays?
  2. Are materials stored as per manufactures requirements? Eg. A secure, cool well ventilated area out of direct sunlight.
  3. Are gas cylinders being stored correctly on site?
  4. Are substances stored at least 10m away from water courses.
  5. Are all containers on site labelled with the substance that they contain?
  6. Is COSHH storage adequate for the materials on site?
  7. Is there any evidence of smoking next to flammable substances?

Chemical Substances (COSHH) Checklist

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