Going to the Farm Checklist

Classic list of things to do when starting up a new job. Written back in 2010 I believe.

Vehicles: Trailers & Trucks

  • Registration,

  • Insurance,

  • Spare key,

  • GPS and truck mount?

  • First aid,

  • Fire extinguisher,

  • Radio,

  • Fuel cards,

  • Fire tools – Axes, shovels, piss packs

  • Water for pisspacks mounted and full of water?

  • Backup alarm?

  • Tailgate (boards for boxes, flatdecks have special kind please ask)

  • Tow rope,

  • Spare tire (inflated),

  • Tire pressure,

  • Jack and bar, Tire Iron

  • Ratchet straps,

  • Check Lights

  • Oil Level/Change

  • Air Filter /changed

  • Seat covers & floormats

  • Jerry can?

  • Jumper cables

  • Tarps/flagtape/plot cord/silvies/bags/shovels?

  • Music cable or modulator

  • Tools/ vise grip

  • First aid kit

  • Plywood trunk to contain all this crap?


Maps?

Access to contract info folder?


STATIONARY, BINDERS, RECEIPTS

FOLDERS, PRINTER?

FLAGTAPE, PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT (PPE)

SHAKTI LOCKS, KEYS, SPARE KEYS


Safety Binders

  • New Employee Forms,

  • Job start up forms,

  • Meeting form,

  • Hazard/tracking forms


ATV - Quad

  • Helmet

  • Fuel/Jerry Cans

  • Keys

  • Ramps

  • Trailer (for quad) – clevis’ for attaching quad to trailer, wire, spare clevis’. Check hitch condition



Cone Picking

  • Tags

  • Sacks

  • Screens

  • Hard Hats

  • Hi-Vis Vests

  • Bar tie wire

  • Storage boxes

  • Radios

  • Chargers

  • Cone Registry Forms

  • Printer

  • Markers (Sharpies only for tags)

  • Saws

  • Wood

  • Boards

  • Stakes for trailer sides and screen legs

  • Stool for Buckets,

  • Many many sacks (more than you think)

  • Pallets

  • Flag Tape (Many colours, Summer and winter grade)

  • See Vehicle list


Do You Also Need?

  • Generator

  • Tools - Drill & skillsaw

  • Propane stuff

  • Wrenches

  • A hug?

  • Wood

  • Metal

  • Chain Saw (oil & safety gear)

  • Prybar

  • Tire chains

  • Cell phone booster,

  • Wireless internet USB stick

  • Tarp

  • Pump

  • Wire

  • Drill

  • Battery charger?

  • Zip ties/ duct tape

  • Chains/boomers

  • Hooks