Chemical Risk Assessment

Identify and minimize chemical risks in the workplace by performing chemical use assessments for hazardous substances using a mobile app.

Go paperless, conduct inspections easily and solve issues quicker with your teammates.

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Chemical Handling, Storage and Disposal Checklist

Use this template to make an inspection for chemical substances.

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Chemical Risk Assessment Form

Use this template to identify chemical hazards in the workplace.

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What is a chemical risk assessment using a checklist?


A chemical risk assessment is to identify chemical hazards in the work area and recommend measures of control to reduce exposure to harm to employees. The evaluation of hazardous substances utilizing a checklist ensures a smooth implementation process.



This article deals with:


1. 4 steps to follow during chemical risk assessment


2. How technology contributes to improving chemical risk management



4 steps to follow during chemical risk assessment


The following 4 steps help to ensure a safe and hazard-free work environment and should be used as guidelines for a chemical risk assessment.



1. Provide Equipment


It is of great importance to provide your employees with all necessary safety equipment and materials to ensure a smooth workflow during daily business tasks. Make sure that all equipment is safely stored, easily accessible and properly maintained.


2. Hygiene


Another essential step is to make sure that the work area is hygienic and clean at all times. Provide a schedule for cleaning tasks and inform your employees on how to ensure proper hygiene during operations to avoid contaminations.


3. Label and Organize


Make sure to properly label all equipment and hazardous substances properly and organize them in a safe yet accessible way. When working with chemicals the correctly defined guidelines for work procedures should be followed at all times


4. Train your personnel


A lack of training in any employee can lead to serious injuries. Therefore it is absolutely vital to frequently train all workers in handling hazardous substances.




How Lumiform can be used for risk assessment for chemicals


Lumiform makes it easier for you to comply with the ever-increasing legal requirements for process documentation by using the mobile app to document via smartphone or tablet and being guided by the system through all documentation processes. Clean, transparent documentation helps you avoid high fines. The easiest way to do this is with a digital solution like Lumiform.


  • The flexible checklist builder from Lumiform helps you to convert any individual paper list into a digital checklist without much effort.

  • In addition, we offer more than 9,000 ready-made templates to help companies get started digitally in no time.

  • Using the super intuitive mobile App, you and your teammates conduct check in the field with ease and in no time.

  • All results, images and comments are automatically bundled in a digital report.

  • Comprehensive analyses help you to identify inefficient areas in your company more quickly and thus to continuously improve your auditing and inspection processes.