Prior to commencing works or issuing permit -
Consider whether work can be done in another way or in a controlled environment (hot work bay?)
All relevant sections must be fully completed and signed by persons completing and authorising works prior to commencing hot work
Person doing work: Fill in start time and hang in a highly visible position near the Hot Work operation. When the operation is complete, fill in the completion time.
Fire Watch (where required): When the operation is complete, stay in location or 1 hour. After 1 hour notify Site Safety Supervisor of satisfactory completion of the operation.
Site Safety Supervisor (or Department Manager / Supervisor): Initially inspect the work area and complete the precaution checklist. Keep a copy and issue the original to the person completing the Hot Work. Make final inspection after the Hot Work and Fire Watch have been completed.