During the preparation phase, you should collect all documents concerning the selected working area, the selected occupational group, the persons concerned, or the work task.
Hence, it is important to know which procedures, materials, and tools are being used. Investigate whether there are accidents, near misses, work-related diseases, and possible information from the employees regarding deficiencies in the organisation of work.
For example, the documents you should use include:
However, you may also determine risks and stresses retrospectively, by including
into your preparatory measures.