A Hot Works Permit is required for any temporary operation involving open flames or producing heat and/or sparks. This includes, but is not limited to: Brazing, Cutting, Grinding, Soldering, Thawing Pipe, Torch Applied Roofing, and Welding.
Complete the form by checking the boxes to indicate if the proper precautions have been taken.
Fill in the name of person performing hot work, date, type & nature of job, location of job, & jobsite supervisor.
Click on the “Submit” button below. The permit will then be sent to EH&S (Fire Safety Division or Safety Management Division) for review and approval. If submitting a handwritten request, please bring to EH&S for approval.
If all precautions have been met, you will receive an approved and signed hot work permit in your email. For handwritten request, pick up the approved permit from the EH&S building 24 hours after submitting the permit.
After picking up or printing the approved permit, ensure that the job's supervisor signs the permit, and post the permit on the jobsite for the duration of the job . After the job is completed, file the completed permit in department files.