Hazard Identification & Risk Assessment

Use a digital checklist for risk assessment in the workplace to ensure greater safety.

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

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General Hazard Identification Form

This Hazard Identification Form helps you to evaluate potential risks noted within the work premises.

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Basic Hazard Identification Template

Use this template to perform general hazard assessments.

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OSHA Hazard Assessment Checklist

Use this template to perform a comprehensive OSHA risk assessment.

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Workplace Hazard Assessment Form

Use this template to identify and eliminate potential hazards in advance.

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Construction Hazard Assessment Checklist

This Construction Hazard Assessment checklist template is to identify construction jobsite hazards and assess risk on the construction site.

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Toolbox Talk Meeting Record

Use this meeting protocol for safety briefings that you will conduct before the excavation work.

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What is a checklist for risk assessment ?

A checklist for hazard identification serves to identify health and safety hazards by safety officers. Conditions and existing practices in the workplace are examined. Carrying out regular risk assessments helps prevent injuries and illnesses.

This article deals with:

1. 4 Tips for the Risk Assessment

2. 3 Typical Errors in Risk Assessment

3. Lumiform: Your App & Software for Competent Security Checks

4 Tips for Risk Assessment

A risk assessment reduces the probability of occupational accidents occurring and ensures the safety of all employees. Carry out simple health and safety hazard checks by following these 4 steps:

  1. Inform yourself in advance about the risk assessment at the workplace

  2. Inspect the workplace and identify possible hazards.

  3. Find out if there have been any accidents in the past.

  4. Develop a plan for a safe working environment and take corrective action if necessary.

3 typical errors during risk assessment

A holistic inspection for risk assessment should be comprehensively documented. In the following, you will find three typical errors in the creation of the inspection:

  • No one-time action
    A good risk assessment should be an ongoing process, one-off checks and corrective action will not ensure sustainable safety.

  • Involve external companies
    When placing orders with external companies, the employer is also jointly responsible for their safety. The safety inspection should therefore be carried out there as well.

  • Several people in charge
    The inspection should not be carried out by a single specialist, but by several safety officers to ensure a thorough safety check.

Lumiform: Your App & Software for competent security checks

With Lumiform's mobile app, you can easily perform any type of quality and safety inspection using a tablet or smartphone - online or offline. With the desktop software you can create checklists and evaluate the data collected in the field. This significantly reduces the risk of quality loss, accidents at work, documentation errors and damage to your reputation.

Digitize checklists and internal processes with 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.