Work Equipment Risk Assessment

Section 7 - Controls (part 1 of 2)

7.1 Is the control system designed so as not to increase the risk to the operator or equipment safety?

7.2 Is equipment provided with start, stop and/or level controls that are clearly visible and require deliberate action to operate?

7.3 Are controls without modification / adaption?

7.4 Are controls readily accessible?

7.5 Are all controls outside any danger zone?

7.6 Are controls positioned so as to prevent inadvertent operation?

7.7 Are controls shrouded or do they have a lock-off facility?

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