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  • Working Outdoors -  Prevention and Treatment of Bites/Stings SWMS

Bites - Stings (Prevention & Treatment) SWMS


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Outdoor Work - Bites & Stings Safe Work Method Statement

This comprehensive Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS) provides you with a detailed description of  each of the basic steps, hazards and controls that may commonly occur when you are attempting to prevent or treat a spider, insect or snake and stings.

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You can save a lot of time by using our completely customisable templates as they come pre filled. All you need to do is just add your own basic details including company name, ABN, and you will need to include any site specific details or risks that are specific to the task at hand. Once you have these basic details filled out, you are ready to print it out and include the process into in your overall WHS System. 

Outdoor Work - Bites & Stings SWMS Includes: 

  • High Risk Construction Work
    • Work carried out adjacent to a road, railway or shipping lane, traffic corridor
  • Risk Assessment Matrix
  • Hierarchy of Controls
  • PPE
  • Job Steps (includes potential hazards and control measures)
    • Planning & Preparation
    • Training and Capabilities
    • Arrival & Assess site conditions
    • Snake bite prevention
    • Spider bite prevention
    • Bee & wasp sting prevention
    • Tick bite prevention
    • Mosquito bite prevention
  • Emergency Response Procedures
  • Legislative References
  • Employee sign off section
  • Review & Monitoring 

This document has been developed and provided by SafetyCulture Pty Ltd and is offered for sale by ACRIS Services who are licensed resellers for Australia. SafetyCulture employ former WorkSafe Inspectors to research and write documents ensuring safe work practices can be understood and followed by employees performing high risk activities in the course of their duties. SafetyCulture's mission is to make Safety A Way Of Life for workers across the world by providing documentation through software and printable files.

SWMS - Safe Work Method Statement

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.