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Safe Work Method Statement - Height (roof edge protection) SWMS 10


Brand: SafetyCulture

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Roof - Edge Protection Safe Work Method Statement
This Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS) is a fully comprehensive document that outlines the safety steps, general hazards and controls associated with installation, use and subsequent dismantling of roof edge protection systems. This SWMS also includes a Falls Emergency Rescue Plan Tool.

It is important too note that this SWMS does not cover the specific setup of height access equipment. A dedicated SWMS will be required for the set-up/erection of height access equipment such as Mobile and Fixed Scaffolds, Mobile Elevated Work Platforms etc.

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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.

Roof - Edge Protection SWMS Content:
High Risk Construction Work
Mobile Plant
Involves a risk of a person falling more than 2m, including work on telecommunications towers
Risk Assessment Matrix
Hierarchy of Controls
Job Steps (includes potential hazards and control measures)
Planning & Preparation
Training and Capabilities
Implement a Falls Emergency Rescue Plan (if using harness)
Assess onsite conditions
Work area set up
Pre operational inspection
Height Access - EWP
Height Access - fixed scaffold
Height Access - mobile scaffold
Roof Access - Openings
Height Access - Ladders
Fixing Edge Protection
Dismantling Edge Protection
Working on ground
Using power tools
On Completion
Falls Emergency Rescue Plan
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.