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Scaffold Inspection Checklist

A scaffold inspection checklist should be used to identify installation oversights and equipment defects of a scaffold. These checklists should carry out critical and thorough evaluation of the scaffold’s strength, rigidity, stability, and should pass the regulatory standards. Know how to conduct better inspections by downloading this collection of general and featured OSHA checklists covering scaffold quality evaluations and other best practice sacffold inspection checklists. Learn the DO's and DONT's of scaffolding safety.

Using a powerful inspection app like iAuditor, you can record data, capture photo defects, and recommend actions to prevent injuries when working on a scaffold. Download these free checklists and modify them to suit your workplace needs.

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Scaffold Safety Inspection Checklist

Use this template to inspect scaffolding post installation to ensure it is safe for use. Begin the checklist by capturing general information about the structure. Ensure the foundation and base of the scaffolding is secure and check that the height is within safe dimensions. Inspect the platforms, bracing, tubes and standards for proper installation and capture any defects. Check the load capacity and access points for the scaffolding. Finally update the scaffolding tag and capture a photo as a record.

OSHA Scaffold Inspection Checklist

Use this OSHA Scaffold Inspection Checklist to inspect scaffolds and scaffold parts before each work shift, and after any event that may have caused damage. Make sure that only trained and fully equipped personnel will be performing the task. Use iAuditor to document the inspection and provide an efficient report while on-site.

General Scaffold Inspection Checklist

Ensure workers safety while working at scaffolds. Check scaffold components like base plates, railings, and platforms if installed properly and in good working condition. Capture photo evidence of damaged or defective items and assign corrective actions to another competent person while performing the inspection.

Scaffolding Checklist

Use this scaffolding checklist to audit scaffold components and assure that no defects were recorded. This will also check proper access to get on and off the scaffold and if "Do Not Use" tag is placed when the scaffold is damaged.

OSHA Toolbox Talk: Scaffolding Checklist

Use OSHA toolbox talk: scaffolding template to communicate the general requirements on safety precaution to all workers when using scaffolding. Use iAuditor to confirm that these information were discussed and fully understood by the workers.

PPE Safety Checklist

This PPE safety checklist can be used to select the appropriate personal protective equipment to protect against hazards when working on scaffolding. Common PPE used when working on scaffolding includes head and fall protection. Start by identifying risks that may harm body parts, select the appropriate PPE to be used. Summarize the inspection by providing recommendations of PPE to be used or replaced.


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iAuditor gives you the flexibility to power any inspection you require - onsite, underground, and across the globe. Inspect construction sites, restaurants inspections for food safety, conduct temperature checks, pre-flight checks, toolbox talks and more. It is the mobile forms inspection solution for all industries.

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Follow these 5 steps to start performing mobile inspections

  1. Create a free iAuditor account to get started
  2. Download a template above and modify it for your workplace or browse other checklist topics
  3. Install the iAuditor app on your mobile or tablet and perform an inspection
  4. Take photos, create actions and generate reports on your device
  5. Invite your teammates. Save time, save lives
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