An inspection generally breaks down as follows :
The duration of these different phases depends on the size of the company and issues at stake.
The inspection is followed by a letter summarising the inspector’s main conclusions. This letter is either sent by the Prefecture or the service in charge of inspections.
The inspection also results in a report by the inspector. This report enables the Inspectorate to keep a record of the running of the installation ; it also allows the inspector to discuss the possible actions to be undertaken following the inspection with his superiors and the Prefecture.