A successful tailgate meeting needs to be well planned, timed and executed.  It must engage all the workers and provide relevant information for the hazards that will be faced that day.

Please use the following documents as a "How to" guide for developing Tailgate Safety Meetings.

By having daily meetings:

    1) you can get your employees to stop and think before starting work

    2) go over company procedure and job site surroundings

    3) find ways for employees and management to talk about “close calls” to prevent


Tailgate Safety Meeting Guidelines

Sample Safety Walk-around Inspection Checklist