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Safe Work Method Statement - Concrete Formwork (walls - columns) SWMS 10


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Concrete Formwork (walls and columns) Safe Work Method Statement
This Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS) is a fully comprehensive document that outlines the safety steps, main hazards, risks and controls associated with operating hand held power tools and cover the general safety issues concerned with carrying out work that involves formwork for walls and columns. This includes the delivery, storage, construction, erecting and stripping of these form types.

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Ensure that you save time with our pre-filled, fully customisable templates. All you need to do is add your company details, ABN, and include any site specific details or risks ensuring it is specific to the task being performed. It is then ready for printing and inclusion in your overall WHS System.


Concrete Formwork (walls and columns) SWMS Content:
High Risk Construction Work
Mobile Plant
Structures or buildings involving structural alterations or repairs that require temporary support to prevent collapse
Involves a risk of a person falling more than 2m, including work on telecommunication towers
Risk Assessment Matrix
Hierarchy of Controls
Job Steps (includes potential hazards and control measures)
Planning & Preparation
Formwork design
Training and Capabilities
Assess onsite conditions
Work area set up
Construction wall and column forms
Applying bond breakers (if applicable)
Standing wall and Column Forms
Concrete Pour
Removing / stripping formwork
General work at low level elevated positions
On Completion
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.