What is an example risk level in an inspection?


Found in this article: How to identify a risk level when completing the Negative Finding note on an Inspection. When you are adding a negative finding, as outlined in this article, you will need to determine the risk level of the finding.





When identifying a risk level, consider the likelihood that an injury could occur and the potential severity of the outcome.


  • First Aid Case Only (Low)
  • Recordable Injury (1-5 Lost Days) (Medium)
  • >5 Lost Work Days / Significant Property Damage (High)
  • Potential for Disabling Injury or Fatality (IDLH)