This SWMS includes:
- Safety Notes
- Pre-Operational Inspection
- Operation – Manholes/pits
- Operation – Blowing rope/rods
- Operation – Set-up cable trailer
- Operation – Pulling cable
- Operation – On completion
- Manual handling
- Emergency Procedures
The Cable Hauling Safe Work Method Statement is a comprehensive procedure outlining the safety steps for the hauling of cable.
The Cable Hauling SWMS is ready to use and is not a blank template. Simply add your company details, ABN, and include any site specific details or risks and make it specific to the task at hand. It is then ready for printing and to be incorporated as part of your overall WHS System.
This SWMS provides guidance on cable hauling. This SWMS covers the planning, preparation and operation involved with hauling cable adjacent to roads and, working in a pit or manhole.
Work carried out near or in a Confined Space is defined as a High Risk Activity under s291 of the Work Health and Safety Regulations 2011. This SWMS does not cover working in or near a confined space. A dedicated SWMS addressing confined spaces and confined space rescue must be put in place if applicable and used in conjunction with this SWMS.
The Cable Hauling SWMS can be used as part of your WHS inductions, for Tool box talks or tender applications
- Written by ex WHS inspectors
- Risk ratings before and after control measures
- MS Word format NOT PDF
- Task specific and site specific details easy to add
- Includes easy to complete boxes for Company details and project details
- Employee sign off section
- Review Date: 14 March 2014
- Manual Handling – Hazardous Manual Tasks
- Cable Transport
- Fibre Optic – Termination
- Fibre Optic Splicing – External
- Traffic Management Plan
Safe Work Method Statements (SWMS) are required for any high risk activity that is performed by an employee in the workplace. Each document must identify the risks involved when performing the activity, a risk rating for each risk, a safe work method to perform the activity and a residual risk rating for the risks. SafetyCulture SWMS comply with current WH&S legislation in all states across Australia. This document is fully completed with a step by step procedure that can be edited and appended. This is not a blank template, it is a comprehensive procedure that has been researched and developed by a qualified writer.