Friday, November 26, 2010
Opening and Closing of QC department
1.0 Purpose : To provide an instruction for opening and closing of QC department.
2.0 Objective : To provide a documented procedure for opening and closing of QC department.
3.0 Scope : This procedure is applicable for opening and closing of QC department of -----.
4.0 Responsibility :
· Primary : QC Chemist / QC Officer
· Secondary : Overall: QC – Incharge
5.0 Procedure :
· Opening Procedure.
Ø Check the lock of main door of the department. It should be locked, if the door is not locked inform to Security department.
Ø Open the lock of Main door.
Ø Check for obnoxious smell or odour and ensure the absence of odour or smell.
Ø Switch ON the departmental lights.
Ø Before switching ON the precise testing equipment ensure that the voltage stabilizer through which power supply is made to such equipment is under operation.
· Closing Procedure.
Ø All the instruments except automatic instrument on which program is going on are switched “off”.
Ø Gas supply stations and cylinders are turned “off”.
Ø Water supply is put “off”.
Ø Fill the water supply tank of stability chambers with DM water.
Ø Containers of all volatile and fuming liquids are properly closed.
Ø Record room is locked.
Ø Switch “off” the lights and air conditioner.
Ø The department entrance door is locked.
Ø Hand over the key of main door to security department.