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Free Safe Work Method Statement Template

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Safe Work Method Statement Template - Free Download

Save time creating your own safe work method statements with our free template. Instant Download of a professionally created template (Valued at $7.95) completely free of charge. 

We will also send you a fully completed example document that will assist you with completing your own documentation.

Safe work method statements (SWMS) are required for any high risk activity being performed in the workplace. They must identify the the potential hazards along with the associated risks. A step by step procedure should then be documented in a manner that is easily understood and can be followed by workers in the workplace.

A risk rating should be applied before and after the activity showing the reduction in risk by following a safe work procedure. All documentation should carry the company details including name, address and ABN. All workers should sign the SWMS to confirm they have read and understood the procedures.

This free template will assist you with producing your own documentation in a professional and structured manner. This is a Word document that is fully editable. You can even add your own company logo! 

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Tips For Writing Your Own Safe Work Method Statement

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​Matthew O'Callaghan, Victoria

"High risk construction can be a very dangerous line of work, you need the correct SWMS to keep you safe at work. SWMS are part of your site safety plan, and legal document that must be read and understood prior to starting a job ACRIS Services describe the activity or task to be undertaken perfectly [...]

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Mashilo Moremi, South Africa

The download was very helpful to me. I was on the way to do the risk assessment of the relocation of a light mast and it couldn't have arrived at a better time.Mashilo MoremiPolokwane, Limpopo Province in South Africa

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There is no doubt that your Company provides extremely high quality support for Industry. You are efficient and prompt with the delivery of WHS documentation following an internet request. Keep up the great service you are Number 1, thank you.Gary Urquhart

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John Evans, UK

Downloaded the Construction Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment Form and found the content excellent and very useful. It will enable clients to draw up a suitable form to suit their needs.Kind RegardsJohn Evans

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Hennie Moggee, South Africa

In terms of your website, it is absolutely excellent. All the downloads were easy. Best Regards, Hennie MoggeeSouth Africa

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Colin Jewell

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Ricardo Chapman, South Africa

Independent ConsultingThe fact that the worker, have a say in the SWMS really impressed me.Easy layout of SWMS and user friendly.Ricardo Chapman

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Kerryn Patrick, Wauchope, NSW​

Receiving the document I enquired about instantly certainly helped me keep my train of thought as I was working on the project.I was able to continue on developing the policy and bring it completion without delay. Thanks heaps.Kerryn PatrickAsian Aid

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