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Inspecting Self Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA)

Firefighters always have to be ready to respond to an emergency and this means that their gear must always be in good working condition and ready for use. For equipment like Self Contained...
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Topics: inspection best practices, equipment maintenance

How to Ensure a Thorough Fire Truck Inspection

Fire trucks are the ultimate symbols of safety and protection. Ensuring that a fire truck and all its components are working as they should is what ultimately saves lives.
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Topics: inspection best practices, equipment maintenance

How to use images for better Safety Observation Reporting

When conducting safety walk around inspections, the hazards that pose immediate threats - like fall hazards, exposed wires, or blocked exits - are dealt with immediately. Other potential risks are...
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Topics: mobile inspections, inspection best practices, safety audits

What is the Best Device for Conducting Field Inspections?

If field inspections and workplace audits are a part of your job, having the right tools with you is crucial. You'll be entering potentially dangerous work environments while navigating through...
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Topics: inspection software, inspection management, inspection best practices

Using Checklists for Preventive Maintenance

Did you know? Downtime caused by equipment malfunction can cost facilities anywhere from 5% to 20% of their productive capability. An effective preventive maintenance checklist can help limit...
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Topics: why inspect?, inspection best practices

The Benefits of Pre-Built Inspection Checklists

Checklists for inspections and safety audits that are too broad are not effective when it comes to preventing breakdowns. It makes no sense to consider inspecting a dump truck the same as you...
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Topics: checklist design, workplace safety, inspection software, mobile inspections, inspection management, inspection best practices, audit software, asset management

Simple but Powerful: Checklists Get the Job Done

Checklists are a necessary part of most professional and personal activities. They may seem simple, so they are easily overlooked, especially by seasoned professionals. It’s sometimes hard for us...
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Topics: why inspect?, safety management, checklist design, inspection management, inspection best practices, take safety home, equipment maintenance, equipment safety, asset management

Starting on the Right Road with The Checker Inspection Books

Inspecting commercial equipment properly makes workplaces safer,  improves efficiency, and maintains compliance. 
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Topics: safety management, inspection checklists, checklist design, workplace safety, inspection management, inspection best practices, equipment maintenance

How Inspection Checklists Help Identify Safety Scofflaws

Although many companies screen prospective employees for their attitude toward safety, provide adequate safety training, and offer rewards for safety performance, some employees will inevitably...
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Topics: why inspect?, safety management, safety awareness, inspection checklists, workplace safety, inspection basics, inspection management, inspection best practices, inspections and profitability

How to Develop a Plan for Effective Workplace Inspections

Investing in workplace inspections is money well spent, By providing a detailed and critical examination of the workplace, inspections help to identify hazards for corrective actions that reduce...
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Topics: inspection checklists, inspection basics, inspection management, inspection best practices, inspections and profitability

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