Print PDF Your safe work method statement (SWMS) template. Plant and equipment utilised (tick or add as applicable) – Attach evidence to this SWMS Item (including all mechanical and electrical items) List inspections and maintenance requirements and attach evidence to this SWMS Note: All servicing MUST be in accordance with manufacturers recommendations. There are specific activities defined as high risk construction work (HRCW). This document advises employers and self-employed people how to prepare a safe work method statement (SWMS) for these activities to ensure workers’ safety on construction sites. Safe Work Method Statement.
This SWMS must be kept and be available for inspection until the high risk construction work to which this SWMS relates is completed. Is a safe system of work the same as a method statement? How to make a good method statement? What is the purpose of a method statement? Method statement is the safe system procedure which is usually seen in construction projects in order to perform the project fully while maintaining the safety of all personnel and people around the construction site.
This presenting tool is prepared by the contractor to have a backup plan when unexpected event happen in the site that may pose risk or danger to the employee or people around the site. You may also see bank statements. SWMS) is prepared before the proposed work starts 2. SWMS is given to the principal contractor before the. Both simple and complex activities can be broken down into a series of basic steps that will allow for full analysis of each part of the activity for. When preparing a SWMS the following must be taken into account: 1. See full list on worksafe.
WHS management plan prepared by the principal contractor. If more than one PCBU is involved then each PCBU must, so far as is reasonably practicable, consult, cooperate and coordinate activities with all other PCBUs. A PCBU (in consultation with workers who will be directly engaged in the high risk construction work ) is best placed to prepare the SWMS because they understand the work bein. A generic SWMS may be prepared and used for work activities that are carried out on a regular basis. The content of this type of SWMS may be refined over a number of years and include consultation with workers and other PCBUs.
Prior to each new activity, the SWMS must be reviewed and revised to ensure it applies to the high risk construction work and the actual workplace. All PCBUs who are involved in high risk construction work must develop and implement arrangements to ensure the work is carried out in accordance with the SWMS. These may include: 1. SWMS to see if they understand what has to be done). If the work is not being carried out in accordance with the SWMS: 1. A PCBU must ensure that all workers who will be involved in high risk construction work are provided with information and instruction so they: 1. For example, this information and instruction may be provided during induction training, workplace-specific or during a toolbox talk by principal contract. The SWMS must be kept and be available for inspection until at least the high risk construction work is completed.
If a notifiable incident occurs in relation to high risk construction work to which the SWMS relates, then the SWMS must be kept for at least years from the occurrence of the notifiable incident. If the construction work at the workplace has ceased within that period then the PCBU should keep the SWMS readily available for in. A SWMS must be reviewed regularly to make sure it remains effective. The review process should be carried out in consultation with workers (including contractors and subcontractors) who may be affected by the operation of the SWMS and their health and safety representatives who represented that work group at the workplace. When a SWMS has been revised the PCBU must ensure: 1. If weather declines, secure all roofing material, exit roof and contact your manager.
SAFE WORK METHOD STATEMENT (SA, TAS, VIC, WA) T. It documents the risks and hazards associated with each step of a task and the control measures in place to minimise the risk to personnel, members of the public, environment, and property. This forklift safe work method statement is free and customisable for your own SWMS. This safe work method statement (SWMS) for forklifts enables you to better document, maintain and share your team, project or company approach to forklift operations and safety.
PCBU must prepare a safe work method statement prior to commencing any high risk construction work.