Section 1 - Suitability
1.1 Does the equipment comply with statutory requirements?
1.2 Is the equipment suitable for the work?
1.3 Is the equipment without modification / adaption?
1.4 Are there written manufacturers’ specifications and instructions?
1.5 Can the equipment be operated without over reaching/ stretching?
1.6 Are highly repetitive tasks eliminated or avoided?
1.7 Can the equipment be used without excessive force?
1.8 Do operating positions, working heights and reach distances accommodate the operator?