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					                                    SEMI-ANNUAL

                   SAFETY INSPECTION CHECKLIST

                                               FOR


              Education and Workforce Development Cabinet
                    Office Of Career And Technical Education
                                         FACILITIES




            TO BE COMPLETED NO LATER THAN
     JUNE 1 AND NOVEMBER 1 OF EACH CALENDAR YEAR




                                      PREPARED BY:

                              OFFICE OF ADMINISTRATION
                                AND POLICY SUPPORT


                                 DIVISION OF FISCAL
                              SERVICES SAFETY SECTION


                                 OFFICE OF CAREER
                                        AND
                               TECHNICAL EDUCATION

                          Equal Education and Employment Opportunities M/F/D


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                                 INTRODUCTION


This checklist has been prepared by the Safety Section of the Division of Fiscal Services,
in cooperation and coordination with the Division of Education and Training, Kentucky
Department of Labor.

This checklist is to be used by school safety committees and staff to conduct both
periodic safety inspections and the required semi-annual safety certification.

The checklist has its basis in safety and health standards of the Kentucky Occupational
Safety and Health Program. It has been designed to enhance compliance with the rules
and regulations adopted in accordance with state and federal regulation. However,
compliance with this checklist does not necessarily insure full compliance with all
Kentucky occupational safety and health standards.

This checklist is designed in such a manner that a negative answer to any question
indicates an area of safety concern. If a particular question is not applicable, “N/A”
should be annotated to the side of the question.

Should you have questions concerning interpretations or clarifications of material in this
checklist or the requirements for its mandatory use, please contact the safety section,
phone (502) 564-4286.




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                                 TABLE OF CONTENTS
ADMINISTRATIVE REQUIREMENTS                                                1
MEDICAL SERVICES AND FIRST-AID                                             1
WALKING AND WORKING SURFACE                                                1
OFFICES, CLASSROOMS AND LIBRARIES                                          2
HALLWAYS                                                                   2
STORAGE ROOMS AND CLOSETS                                                  3
KITCHEN AND DINING FACILITIES                                              3
BOILERS                                                                    3
ELECTRICAL                                                                 4-5
FIRE PROTECTION AND MEANS OF EGRESS                                        5-6
FIRE EXTINGUISHER POSTER                                                   7
HAZARDOUS MATERIALS-HANDLING AND STORAGE                                   8
OCCUPATIONAL NOISE AND HEARING CONSERVATION                                8
MATERIALS HANDLING AND STORAGE                                             8
PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT                                              9
OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL                              10
MACHINERY, MACHINE, AND POWER TRANSMISSION GUARDING                     10-11
PORTABLE POWER TOOLS                                                       11
WELDING, CUTTING, AND BRAZING                                           11-12
PAINT SPRAY BOOTHS AND ROOMS                                               12
ACCIDENTS                                                                  13
HAZARDOUS COMMUNICATIONS                                                   13
HAZARDOUS WASTE (SMALL QUANTITY GENERATION)                             13-14
(401-KAR 31; 101)
WASTE OIL – NON-REGULATED CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE,                            14
DIVISION OF SOLID WASTE STATE EPA
CERTIFICATION OF SEMIANNUAL SAFETY INSPECTION                           15-16
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              ADMINISTRATIVE REQUIREMENTS                                             Yes            No
Is the poster “Safety and Health Protection on the job” posted in a conspicuous
location? 803 KAR 2:060, Sec. 2(1)                                              _______          _______

Is OSHA 300A Summary posted February 1st through April 30th?                        _______      _______




              MEDICAL SERVICES and FIRST-AID                                          Yes            No
Where the eyes and body may be exposed to injurious corrosive materials, are
suitable facilities for emergency drenching or flushing of the eyes and body _______             _______
available within the work area? 1910.151(d)

Are rubber gloves in first aid kits?                                                _______      _______




              WALKING and WORKING SURFACES                                            Yes            No
Are floors clean and dry: 1910:22(a) (2)                                            _______      _______

If practicable, are dry platforms with proper drainage provided in areas where
wet processes are used? 1910.22(a) (2)                                         _______           _______

Are aisles clear of all obstructions, such as merchandise and stock for vehicular
as well as pedestrian traffic? 1910.22 (b) (1)                                    _______        _______

Are covers or guardrails provided to prevent persons from falling into drainage
ditches, open pits, vats, tanks, etc? 1910.22 (c )                              _______          _______

Are closed stairways provided with a handrail on at least one side? 1910.23(d)
(1) (i)                                                                        _______           _______

Are all fixed stairways with a width of 88 inches or more provided with a center
stair railing? 1910.23 (d) (1) (v)                                               _______         _______

Are all fixed industrial stairways at least 22 inches wide, with a stair railing on
all open sides? 1910.24 (b), 1910.24 (d) and 1910.24 (e)                            _______      _______

Is seven feet vertical clearance maintained above any stair tread?                  _______      _______
1910.24 (i)

Are load ratings posted on all upper storage areas above seven feet? 1910.22 (d) _______         _______


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          OFFICES, CLASSROOMS and LIBRARIES                                       Yes            No

Are these areas kept clean and orderly? 1910.22 (a) (1)                         _______      _______

Are floors clean and dry? 1910.22 (a) (2)                                       _______      _______

Is material in closets securely stacked? 1910.176 (b)                           _______      _______

Is adequate lighting provided?      (Not a Kentucky OSHA standard but a
recommended safety practice.)                                                   _______      _______

Do you insure that multiple appliance plugs in the receptacle outlets do not
overload the circuits? National Electric Code (NEC 210-23 (a)                _______         _______

Are all electrical appliances and office machines, which may be used in damp
or wet locations, protected by ground fault device? Adopted Code NEC 210-8   _______         _______

Is all electrical wiring properly insulated? NEC 310-2 (a)                      _______      _______

Are exposed receptacles and water coolers protected by ground fault device?
NEC 440-55 ( c)                                                             _______          _______

Are all switches in electrical boxes identified as to function? NEC 110-22
                                                                                _______      _______

Do you insure that extension cords are not used as permanent wiring? NEC
400-8 (1)                                                                _______             _______

Are all fans guarded? (Guard openings shall be no larger than one-half inch for
fans whose blade periphery is less than seven feet above the floor.) 1910.212
(a) (5)                                                                         _______      _______




                                  HALLWAYS                                        Yes            No
Are halls kept clear of obstructions that could constitute a safety hazard?
1910.22 (b) (1)                                                             _______          _______

Are hall floors maintained in a dry condition? 1910.22 (a) (2)                  _______      _______




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                  STORAGE ROOMS and CLOSETS                                          Yes            No
Are passageways in storage rooms or storage areas kept clear of obstructions
that could constitute safety hazards? 1910.176 (a)                           _______            _______

Are materials stacked so that they are stable and secure against sliding or _______             _______
collapse? 1910.176 (b)

Are storage rooms and closets free from accumulation of materials that
constitute hazards from fire, explosion or pests? 1910.176 ( c)        _______                  _______




              KITCHENS and DINING FACILITIES                                         Yes            No
Are floors maintained in a clean and dry condition? 1910.141 (a) (3) (i) and (ii)   _______     _______

Do you insure that employees are not permitted to consume food or beverages _______             _______
in toilet rooms or in any area exposed to toxic material? 1910.141 (g) (2)

Area Waste food materials placed in approved containers with secure lids, and
disposed of regularly? 1910.141 (g) (3)                                        _______          _______
(“Approved containers” as used here means containers that meet the
requirements of the reference standard. It does not mean they must be approved
by a regulator agency. Secure lids are required unless sanitary conditions can
be maintained without use of cover.)

Do you insure that no foods or beverages are stored in toilet rooms or in areas
exposed to a toxic material? 1910.141 (g) (4)                                   _______         _______

Are all food service operations carried out in accordance with sound hygienic
principles? 1910.141 (h)                                                      _______           ______




                                  BOILERS                                            Yes            No
Are boilers periodically inspected by an insurance company or regulatory
authority? Do you insure that the safety certification is current KRS 236-120 _______           _______




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                                  ELECTRICAL                                         Yes            No
Is all electrical equipment installed in a neat and workman like manner? NEC
110-12                                                                       _______            _______

Is all electrical equipment such as fuse boxes, switch boxes, etc, firmly secured _______       _______
to the surface on which it is mounted? NEC 110-13 (a)

Are all switches and controls identified as to their function? NEC 110-22 and _______           _______
1910.303 (f)

Do you insure that flexible cords and cables are not used as substitutes for fixed
wiring? NEC 400-8 and 1910.305 (q) (1) (iii) (a)                                   _______      _______

Do you insure that entrances to rooms and other guarded locations containing
exposed live parts are marked with conspicuous warning signs, which forbid _______              _______
entry to unqualified persons? NEC 110-17 ( c) and 1910.303 (g) (2) (iii)

Is floor-scrubbing equipment used on wet floors properly grounded at all times?
NEC 250-45 (d), 1910.304 (f)(5)(v)(c)(4) and 1910.304 (f)(5)(v)(c)(5)           _______         _______

Are all slices, joints and free ends of conductors covered with insulation
equivalent to that of the conductor? 1910.303 (c)                          _______              _______

Are sufficient access and working space provided and maintained around
exposed live parts of electrical equipment operating at 600 volts or less? _______              _______
1910.303 (g) (1) (i)

Is storage prohibited in and around electrical equipment operating at 600 volts
or less? 1910.303 (g) (1) (i) and (ii)                                          _______         _______

Are exposed live parts of electrical equipment operating at 50 volts or more
guarded against accidental contact by approved cabinets, enclosures, isolation,
suitable partitions, location or elevation? 1910.303 (g) (2) (i) (a) (b) (c) and (d) _______    _______

Are entrances to rooms and other guarded locations containing exposed live
parts over 600 volts marked with conspicuous warning signs? 1910.304 (d) (2) _______            _______
(i) and (iii)

Are over-current devices located away from easily ignitable materials? _______                  _______
1910.304 (e) (1) (iv)




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                             ELECTRICAL Cont’d.                                      Yes            No
With the exception of double insulated tools, are all portable hand held
electrical powered tools and other required equipment grounded? 1910.304 (f) _______            _______
(3),(4), (5) and (7)

Are the exposed, non-current-carrying metal parts of cord and plug connected
equipment electrically grounded? 1910.304 (f) (5) (v)                        _______            _______

Are ground fault devices (GFI) provided where required?                             _______     _______

   Note the following areas where GFI are needed:
     Wet high hazard locations (NEC 210-8 – adopted code).
     All 120 volt receptacles located in auto tech, diesel tech, auto
          body and all other garage type shop areas (NEC 511-10).
     Receptacles located at water coolers (NEC 440-55).
     Receptacles located in kitchen areas and restrooms (NEC 210-8, adopted code).
     Receptacles located outside (NEC 210-8 (a) (3) adopted code).


        FIRE PROTECTION and MEANS of EGRESS                                          Yes            No
Are exits routes obvious, or marked, and free from obstruction? 1910-37 (f) (4)     _______     _______

Do doors swing to accommodate exit traffic? 1910.37 (f) (2)                         _______     _______

Are exit ways a minimum of 28 inches wide or more if necessary? 1910.37 _______                 _______
(f)(6)

If exit signs are not visible, are accesses to exits marked by readily visible
signs? 1910.37 (q) (1)                                                         _______          _______

Are doors that might be mistaken for exits either identified by a sign indicating
its actual character or marked “NOT AN EXIT”? 1910.37 (q) (2)                     _______       _______

Are exits or exit signs free of decoration, draperies or other distracting objects
which might impair visibility? 1910.37 (q) (3)                                     _______      _______

Are exit signs distinctive in color relative to their background? 1910.37 (q) (4)   _______     _______

Are exit signs illuminated by light source of at least 5 foot-candles? 1910.37 _______          _______
(q) (6)


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  FIRE PROTECTION and MEANS of EGRESS cont’d.                                      Yes            No
Is lettering on all exit signs at least 6” high and ¾” wide per stroke or letter?
1910.37 (q) (8)                                                                   _______     _______

Are portable extinguishers maintained in a fully charged and operable _______                 _______
condition, and kept in a designated place? 1910.157 (c ) (4)

Are the extinguishers the proper type for the expected hazards? 1910.157 (d)(l)   _______     _______

Are extinguishers visually inspected monthly? 1910.157 (e) (2)                    _______     _______

Are portable fire extinguishers hydrostatically tested at intervals to meet the
requirements of 1910.157 (f) (2)                                                _______       _______

In the sprinkler system, is there at least one automatic water supply capable of
providing water flow for at least 30 minutes? 1910.159 (c ) (4)                  _______      _______

Are portable extinguishers located along normal paths of travel where they are
readily accessible and immediately available in the event of fire? 1910.157 (a) _______       _______
(2)

Is the maximum travel distance between extinguishers, which are rated from 1-
A through 6-A limited to 75 feet? 1910.157 (d) (2)                            _______         _______

Are extinguishers thoroughly examined on a yearly basis and replaced,
recharged, or repaired as needed? 1910.157 (e) (3) (i)                _______                 _______

If an extinguisher is removed from the premises to be recharged, is it replaced
by a similar one during the recharging process? 1910.157 (e) (5)                _______       _______

Is a durable tag securely attached to the extinguisher to indicate the date of
recharging? Is it signed or company stamped by the recharger? 1910.157(e) (3) _______         _______

Are hydrostatic tests conducted when there is evidence of corrosion or
mechanical damage? 1910.157 (f) (4)                                    _______                _______




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                                  CLASSIFICATIONS of FIRES
CLASS A FIRES                    Ordinary combustible materials (wood, paper, textiles, etc.) Require
                                 cooling-quenching
CLASS B FIRES                    Flammable liquids, greases (gasoline, oils, paints, etc.) Require
                                 smothering
CLASS C FIRES                    Electrical equipment (motors, switches, etc.) Requires a non-conducting
                                 agent capable of extinguishing a fire in materials that may be present.
CLASS D FIRES                    Combustible metals (magnesium, titanium, sodium, potassium, etc.)
                                 Require special extinguishing agents or techniques.


                                 TYPICAL FIRE EXTINGUISHERS
AFFF                                       (Aqueous-Film-Forming Foam) Water and Foaming Agent
                                           Expelled by Air-Gas Pressure
PRESSURIZED WATER                          Plain Water Expelled by Air-Gas Pressure
MULTI-PURPOSE DRY CHEMICAL                 Dry Chemical Expelled by Air-Gas Pressure
ORDINARY DRY CHEMICAL                      Dry Chemical Expelled by Air-Gas Pressure
CARBON DIOXIDE                             Carbon Dioxide Gas Under Pressure
HALON                                      Halon 1211 or 1301 Expelled by Pressurized Nitrogen.
                                           Larger 1211 Units Rated for Class A Fires.
PUMP TANK                                  Plain Water Expelled by Hand Pumping.


                   TRAVEL DISTANCE TO FIRE EXTINGUISHERS
CLASS A EXTINGUISHERS Travel Distance MUST NOT EXCEED 75 Feet
CLASS B EXTINGUISHERS Travel Distance MUST NOT EXCEED 50 Feet
CLASS C EXTINGUISHERS Travel Distance MUST BE BASED ON THE APPROPRIATE
                                  PATTERN OF CLASS A AND B HAZARDS
CLASS D EXTINGUISHERS             Travel Distance MUST BE 75 FEET OR LESS FROM THE
                                  COMBUSTIBLE METAL WORKING AREA.


                HOW TO USE TYPES of EXTINGUISHERS
PUMP TANK            Place foot on footrest, direct stream at Base of Flames.
PRESSURIZED WATER    Direct Stream at Base of Flames
CARBON DIOXIDE, DRY  Direct Discharge as close to fire as possible. First at edge
CHEMICAL, HALON      of flames and gradually forward and upward.
FOAM, AFFF           Don’t spray stream into the burning liquid. Allow Foam
                     to fall lightly on fire.



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HAZARDOUS MATERIALS – HANDLING and STORAGE                                         Yes            No
Are oxygen and other compressed gases stored away from combustible
materials and in an upright position? 1910.253 (b) (2) (ii) and (iv) _______                  _______

Are oxygen cylinders separated from fuel gas cylinders and combustible
materials? 1910.253 (b) (4) (i) (ii)                                   _______                _______

Are fire control devices located in areas where combustible materials are stored
or used? 1910.106 (d) (7) (i)                                                    _______      _______

Are flammable and combustible liquids stored in tanks or closed containers?
1910.106 (e) (2) (ii)                                                       _______           _______

Do compressed gas cylinders present a safe visual appearance? 1910.101 (a)       _______      _______

Are all oxygen and other compressed gasses used, handled and stored in
accordance with 1910.101 (b) and Compressed Gas Association (CPA) _______                     _______
pamphlet p-1-1974?

Are extinguishers located in areas where combustible liquids are stored or
used? 1910.106 (d) (7) (i)                                                 _______            _______




                     OCCUPATIONAL NOISE and                                        Yes            No
                     HEARING CONSERVATION
Are feasible engineering and/or administrative controls utilized to keep noise
exposures within allowable limits? 1910.95 (a)                                 _______        _______

Is personal protective equipment provided in areas where noise levels exceed
established permissive exposure levels? 1910.95 (b) (1)                      _______          _______




            MATERIALS HANDLING and STORAGE                                         Yes            No
Are materials securely stacked when stored? 1910.176 (b)                         _______      _______

Is good housekeeping maintained in storage areas? 1910.176 (c )                  _______      _______

Are ladders maintained in accordance with 1910.25?                               _______      _______


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             PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT                                          Yes            No
Are eye and face protection provided in areas where employees are exposed to
flying objects, particulates, harmful liquids, radiation or glare? 1910.133 (a) (1) _______    _______

Are emergency eyewash stations provided in the immediate area where
employees or students might be exposed to flying objects, dust/metal particles _______         _______
or harmful liquids? 1910.151 (d)

Are eyewash stations inspected weekly and the inspection log current?             _______      _______

Are goggles worn over corrective lenses for those persons requiring their use?
1910.133 (a) (3)                                                               _______         _______

Is respiratory protection provided in areas where harmful dusts, fogs, fumes,
mists, gases, smokes, sprays or vapors exit? 1910.134 (a) (1)                 _______          _______

Are personnel trained in the use of respirators? 1910.134 (b) (3) and (e)(5)      _______      _______

Are respirators regularly cleaned and inspected? 1910.134 (b) (5) and (7)         _______      _______

Are respirator canisters labeled or color-coded to show the type of hazard for
which they are to be used? 1910.134 (g)                                        _______         _______

Are hard hats provided in areas where a falling, flying and limited electrical
shock hazards exist? 1910.135                                                  _______         _______

Does rubber protective equipment for electrical workers conform to the
requirements of 1910.137?                                              _______                 _______

Do you insure that all tools and equipment are kept in a safe condition?
1910.242 (a)                                                             _______               _______




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                    OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH and                                          Yes            No
                    ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL
Are waste containers emptied and cleaned regularly and maintained in a
sanitary condition? 1910.141 (a) (4) (i) and (ii)                      _______                  _______

Is the area free of rodents, insects and vermin? 1910.141 (a) (5)                  _______      _______

Are hand washing towels or hot air dryers provided in restrooms? KY School
Sanitation (902 KAR 45:150)                                                _______              _______

Is an ample supply of hand soap provided in the restroom? 902 KAR 45:150           _______      _______

Are toilet facilities accessible and do they contain an adequate number of
toilets? 1910.141 (c ) (1)                                                 _______              _______

Are waste disposal containers provided in lunchroom areas? 1910.141 (g) (3)        _______      _______

If you have more than eight employees and a clinic or hospital is not nearby,
are persons available who are adequately trained in first aid? 1910.151 (b)   _______           _______

Are first aid kits supplied with rubber gloves, large/small bandages, protective
eyewear, facemasks, band-aids and other sterile materials required to stop _______              _______
bleeding? 1910.151 (b) (KY TECH First Aid Policy)

Is a bloodborne pathogen plan in place where applicable? 210.1030                  _______      _______



                 MACHINERY, MACHINE and                                              Yes            No
              POWER TRANSMISSION GUARDING
Are all ingoing nip points guarded? 1910.212 (a) (1)                               _______      _______

Are all points of operation where employees are exposed to injury properly
guarded? 1910.212 (a) (1) and 1910.212 (a) (3) (ii)                        _______              _______

Are ripsaws equipped with proper hood type guards with spreaders and non-
kickback fingers? 1910.213 (c ) (1) and (2) (3)                           _______               _______

Are band saw blades guarded down to guide rolls? 1910.213 (i) (1)                  _______      _______

Do hand-fed jointers have automatic guards installed to cover the head of the
working side? 1910.213 (j) (3)                                                _______           _______



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           MACHINERY, MACHINE and                                                  Yes            No
    POWER TRANSMISSION GUARDING (Continued)
Area abrasive wheels properly guarded? 1910.215(a)(1)and1910.215 (b) (9)         _______      _______

Are work rests on grinders properly adjusted to 1/8 of an inch of the wheel to
prevent jamming? 1910.215 (a) (4)                                              _______        _______

Are all vertical, horizontal, and inclined shafting guarded? 1910.219(c )(2)and _______       _______
(3)

Are all pulley and                belts   guarded   properly?    1910.219(d)(1) _______       _______
and1910.219(e)(3)(i)

Area all chain drivers and sprockets fully enclosed? 1910.219 (f) (3)            _______      _______

Area radial arm saws installed and equipped to ensure that the blade does not
extend past the forward edge of the table and that the saw automatically returns
to the rear of the table when released? 1910.213 (h) (3) and (4)                 _______      _______


                       PORTABLE POWER TOOLS                                        Yes            No
Are all tools and equipment (including those furnished by the employees)
maintained in a safe condition? 1910.242 (a)                             _______              _______

Are compressed air nozzles used for cleaning purposes reduced to less than 30
psi? 1910.242 (b)                                                             _______         _______

Do portable power circular saws, greater 2” diameter have a shut off switch that
stops when pressure is released? 1910.243 (a) (2) (i)                            _______      _______

Are all electric portable power tools properly grounded? 1910.243 (a)(5)         _______      _______


               WELDING, CUTTING and BRAZING                                        Yes            No
Are compressed gas cylinders legibly marked to identify their contents?
1910.253 (b) (1) (ii)                                                   _______               _______

Are cylinders stored in a dry, well-protected and ventilated area where they will
not be knocked over or damaged? 1910.253 (b) (2) (ii)                             _______     _______

Are oxygen cylinders separated from fuel-gas cylinders or combustible
materials by at least 20 feet or by a noncombustible barrier at least five feet
high having one-half hour fire resistance? 1910.253 (b) (4) (iii)               _______       _______

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     WELDING, CUTTING and BRAZING (Continued)                                      Yes            No
Are cylinder valves closed when work is finished? 1910.253 (b) (5) (ii) (g)       _______     _______

When electrode holders are not being used, are they placed in such a manner to
prevent electrical contact with persons, conducting objects, fuel or compressed
gas tanks? 1910.254 (d) (7)                                                     _______       _______

Are adequate welding booths, shields, or curtains provided? 1910.255 (d) (2)      _______     _______

Are periodic inspections of resistance welders made and records of the
inspections maintained? 1910.255 (c )                                  _______                _______

In confined spaces, are electrodes removed from holders when not in use?
1910.252 (a) (4) (i)                                                     _______              _______

Is adequate personal protective equipment provided to safeguard persons in the
area where the welding operation is taking place? 1910.252 (a) (2) (ii)        _______        _______

Are fire blankets provided in welding shops and other areas where the potential
for fire and explosion exists? KY TECH Policy                                   _______       _______

In confined spaces is adequate ventilation provided to prevent accumulation of
toxic materials or possible oxygen deficiency in the welding area? 1910.252 (f) _______       _______
(4) (i)

Is flashback protection provided on oxyacetylene equipment? 1910.252 (a) (5) _______          _______
(3)

               PAINT SPRAY BOOTHS and ROOMS                                        Yes            No
Do electrical installations and equipment in paint spray booths comply with the
NEC requirements for hazardous locations? NEC Article 516-3 (a) (b) (c) and _______           _______
(d)

Are fire control sprinkler heads clean and free from deposits? 1910.107 (f) (3)   _______     _______

Is adequate ventilation provided at all times when spraying operations are
conducted? 1910.107 (d) (2)                                                _______            _______

Are respirators cleaned and maintained regularly? 1910.134 (b) (5)                _______     _______

Do you insure that not more than one day’s supply of paint is kept in the
vicinity of spraying operations? 1910.107 (e) (2)                         _______             _______

Is the spray area located at least 20 feet from flames, sparks, spark producing
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electric motors, or other ignition sources and free from hot surfaces such as heat _______    _______
lamps? 1910.107 (c ) (2) and (3)
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                                  ACCIDENTS                                        Yes            No
Are all accidents promptly reported to the Office of Career and Technical
Education Safety Section, analyzed, and immediate steps taken to correct their _______        _______
causes?

Does the school comply with the KY TECH Policy on accident reporting?            _______      _______




                  HAZARDOUS COMMUNICATION                                          Yes            No
Does the school have a written hazardous communication program? 1910.1200 _______             _______
(e)

Does the school maintain an up-to-date MSDS file? 1910.1200 (g) (1)              _______      _______

Are all secondary containers properly labeled as to contents and safety/health
warnings? 1910.1200 (f) (6)                                                    _______        _______

Do staff and students receive hazardous communication training at the
beginning of each school term? 1910.1200 (h)                          _______                 _______




   HAZARDOUS WASTE (Small Quantity Generation)                                     Yes            No
                              (401 – KAR 31: 101)
Are all spent solvents, anti-freeze and other liquid hazardous waste properly
stored in a clean dry area with correct labeling?                             _______         _______

Is flammable hazardous waste stored a safe distance from combustibles, open
sparks and electrical equipment:                                            _______           _______

Are all liquid hazardous waste storage containers provided with spill
containment barriers?                                                 _______                 _______

Is hazardous waste properly disposed of in accordance with the above federal
standards?                                                                   _______          _______


    OCTE                                                                                  PPM
    Rev: January 2005; 07-10-08                                                          Safety
                                                                                Semi-Annual
                                                                  Safety Inspection Checklist
                                                                                   Page 14


                  WASTE OIL –
      NON-REGULATED CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE,                                          Yes            No
       DIVISION OF SOLID WASTE STATE EPA
Is used oil kept free from solvents, and anti-freeze break fluid or any other _______         _______
substance which would be classified as a hazardous waste under 401 KAR 31;
010?

Is used oil stored in drums or tanks with proper containment in a dry area?      _______      _______

Is used oil picked up by a reputable hauler/recycler?                            _______      _______

Are all used oil drums or tanks labeled “Used Oil Storage”?                      _______      _______




    OCTE                                                                                  PPM
    Rev: January 2005; 07-10-08                                                          Safety
                                                                           Semi-Annual
                                                             Safety Inspection Checklist


 CERTIFICATION OF SEMI-ANNUAL SAFETY INSPECTION


This report is to be made no later than June 1 and November 1 of each calendar year.
This report is to be signed and forwarded to:    Safety Director
                                                 Office of Career and Technical Education
                                                  500 Mero Street
                                                  20th Floor Capital Plaza Tower
                                                  Frankfort, KY 40601


I certify that a complete safety inspection has been made of the _____________________
Area Technology Center on (date) ____________________, and that all violations of the
Kentucky Occupational Safety and Health Standards are listed in this report, including
Federal and State Fire Codes and other pertinent information regarding all Safety
Standards.



Any safety/health hazards that require assistance from the Frankfort office should be
documented and attached to this certificate sheet.




Signatures:


Principal: _________________________________               Date: __________________


Persons Performing Inspection:

___________________________________                  ______________________________

___________________________________                  ______________________________

___________________________________                  ______________________________

___________________________________                  ______________________________




OCTE                                                                                 PPM
Rev: January 2005; 07-10-08                                                         Safety

				
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