Quad Bike (ATV) Safe Work Method Statement
This comprehensive Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS) describes in detail the various safety steps, basic hazards and controls that can commonly occur when a person is using an All Terrain Vehicles (ATV) i.e. quad bikes, gator utilities etc.
Incidents involving these vehicles are one of the leading causes of deaths on regional Australian farms.
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Quad Bike (ATV) SWMS Includes:
- High Risk Construction Work
- Mobile Plant
- Risk Assessment Matrix
- Hierarchy of Controls
- Job Steps (includes potential hazards and control measures)
- Planning & Preparation
- Training and Capabilities
- Transporting the ATV
- Assess onsite conditions
- Worker Consultation
- Prepare intended worksite
- ATV Operation
- Addresses potential hazards including:
- roll-over / crush injuries
- crossing waterways
- contact with powered mobile plant / vehicles + more
- Refuelling on site
- On Completion
- ATV Pre-Start Checklist
- Emergency Response Procedures
- Legislative References
- Employee sign off section
- Review & Monitoring
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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.