INSULATE & ISOLATE SAFETY PERFORMANCE CHECK

PRACTICE STATEMENT:

Review of qualification, and/or performance criteria to ensure compliance with Isolate and Insulate procedures.

PRACTICE DESCRIPTION:

A safety review process shall be in place that will be performed by a competent person. Included in the review process will be assurances that the company safety rules and proper cover up procedures are being followed. Additionally, documentation such as Job Briefing forms and Job Safety Analysis forms shall be reviewed.

BENEFITS:

• Routine auditing provides for performance and regulatory assurance for critical control techniques

• Effective auditing will enable enhanced and consistent performance 

 

Frequently Asked Questions: Insulate and Isolate Performance Check

1. Who can be a “competent person”?

• A person designated by the employer who has the ability – by reason of training and/or experience – to identify existing and predictable hazards in the workplace and has the authority to take quick, prompt and effective action.