Checklist for Pump Trucks

 

Inspection Items

Legislation

Y*

N*

Corrective Action / Comments

Date

Act

Reg.*

 

 

 

Safety Equipment

 

 

 

 

 

First aid kits

 

G* 12 (1)

 

 

 

Person to administer first aid

 

G 12 (6)

 

 

 

Protective headgear

 

G 40 (1)

 

 

 

Protective footwear

 

G 41 (1)

 

 

 

Inspection & Maintenance

 

 

 

 

 

Operator Training

9(2)(c

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Logbook should include the following info.

-          Repairs

-          Modifications

-          Inspection schedules

-          Hours of service

 

G 210 (3)

 

 

 

Maintenance schedule in place according to manufacturer

 

G 210 (1)

 

 

 

Vehicle with hauling capacity 1 tonne or greater

 

 

 

 

 

Operated by competent employee

 

G 210.1 (1)

 

 

 

Back up alarm

 

G 224 (f)

 

 

 

Adequate brakes

 

G 224 (c)

 

 

 

Steps, handholds 3 point contact

 

G 224 (k)

 

 

 

Rear view mirror or signaler (when operator’s view is obstructed when backing up)

 

G 230.31 (1)

 

 

 

Moving parts adequately guarded (universal joint in front of vehicle)

 

G* 242 (1)

 

 

 

Positioning mixer next to excavation (1 to 1 rule)

 

G 181 (3)

 

 

 

Positioning mixer next to power lines

 

G 289 (1)

 

 

 

General Operation

 

 

 

 

 

Outriggers should be fully extended during use

 

G 234 (2)

 

 

 

Pump truck should not be moved when mast is extended

 

G 215

 

 

 

Hoppers equipped with auger should be equipped with a grille

 

G 242 (1)

 

 

 

Distribution mast should not be used to lift load

 

 

 

 

 

No person should stand under the mast other than worker placing concrete

 

 

 

 

 

Clean Out Procedures

 

 

 

 

 

Follow manufacturer’s recommended procedures

 

 

 

 

 

Depressurize the system before releasing pipe coupling

 

 

 

 

 

Keep workers away from discharge end when system is under pressure

 

 

 

 

 

Make sure discharge end is secured and has a trap basket

 

 

 

 

 

Other

 

 

 

 

 

Safety devices

a)      distribution mast

b)      outriggers

c)      hose connectors