Duty of care

Daily Vehicle Check List

Checks To Be Conducted Before Use Of The Vehicle

Vehicle registration no:_____________________ Odometer reading:_________________

Vehicle make/type: _______________________Operator:_________________ Date: _____

EXTERNAL VEHICLE CONDITION

Item √ =   satisfactory/availableX =   defective/missingN/A = not   applicable Comment
Condition of   vehicle bodywork, windscreen, windows, lights
Condition of   windscreen wiper blades
Cleanness of   windscreen, windows, mirrors, lights, number plate
Security of   load, trailer, roof rack
Condition of   tyres, tyre pressure, tyre wear
Availability of   spare wheel & jack

FLUIDS

Item √ =   satisfactory/availableX =   defective/missingN/A = not   applicable Comment
Engine oil   level
Coolant level
Windscreen wash   level
Brake/clutch   fluid
Power steering   fluid
Condition of   battery
Oil or waste   leaks

VEHICLE INTERIOR AND EQUIPMENT

Item √ =   satisfactory/availableX =   defective/missingN/A = not   applicable Comment
Condition &   function of seat belts
Head restraint   adjustment
Mirror   adjustment
Tax disk
First aid kit
Fire   extinguisher
Torch
Warning   triangle
Vehicle   handbook

FUNCTION CHECKS BEFORE STARTING THE JOURNEY

Item √ =   satisfactory/availableX =   defective/missingN/A = not applicable Comment
Warning   Light
All   Lights
Horn
Washers   & wipers
Brake
Fuel

All the items above have been checked and any defects and omissions reported.

Driver’s signature: _______________________________________________

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