By SafetyCulture Team | July 22nd, 2015 Editor's Pick: Inspection Template Checklist Best Practices | Safety Reading Time: < 1 Finding the right checklist can be time-consuming, so we’re shining the spotlight on our favourites, so you can get on with the job! This weeks Editor’s Pick is: World Health Organization Surgical Safety Checklist Industry: Health Services Author: World Health Organization The WHO Surgical Safety Checklist was developed after extensive consultation aiming to decrease errors and adverse events, and increase teamwork and communication in surgery. The 19-item checklist has gone on to show signficant reduction in both morbidity and mortality and is now used by a majority of surgical providers around the world. Find out more and download the template to iAuditor Stay tuned a new favourite will be released each week! Know someone who might benefit from this checklist? Share it using our social icons above! Like this article? Why not share it! Related Posts Editor's Pick: Heavy Vehicle Inspection Checklist A Checklist for a Checklist Editor's Pick: ISO 9001:2008 Checklist Checklist Manifesto Book Review Medical Inspection Checklists: protecting patient safety Important Notice The information contained in this article is general in nature and you should consider whether the information is appropriate to your specific needs. Legal and other matters referred to in this article are based on our interpretation of laws existing at the time and should not be relied on in place of professional advice. We are not responsible for the content of any site owned by a third party that may be linked to this article. SafetyCulture disclaims all liability (except for any liability which by law cannot be excluded) for any error, inaccuracy, or omission from the information contained in this article, any site linked to this article, and any loss or damage suffered by any person directly or indirectly through relying on this information.