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  • Concrete Kerb and Channelling SWMS

Concrete Kerb and Channelling SWMS


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Product Description

The Concrete Kerb and Channelling Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS) is a comprehensive 15 page procedure outlining the safety steps for the construction of extruded concrete kerb and channelling.
The Concrete Kerb and Channelling Work Method Statement (WMS) 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 covers general aspects associated with using a concrete extruder for kerbing works.  This does not include form work, work at heights or use of machinery associated with concrete delivery in sufficient detail. A dedicated SWMS must be developed for these tasks as appropriate.

Main hazards:

  • Exposure to alkaline substances (skin -allergic and irritant dermatitis, eye, mucous membranes plus respiratory tract injuries)
  • Slips, trips, falls
  • Musculoskeletal Disorder (MSD) from hazardous manual tasks
  • Exposure to hazardous atmosphere – crystalline silica
  • Fire /explosion

Environmental Impact:

  • Noise
  • Contamination/Pollution

This SWMS includes the following High Risk Construction Work as defined by Work Health and Safety Regulations 2011:

  • On or adjacent to a roadway
  • Close proximity to mobile plant
  • Possible live electricity, pressurized gas

The Concrete Kerb and Channelling Work Method Statement can be used as part of your WHS inductions, for Tool box talks or tender applications.
The Concrete Kerb and Channelling SWMS includes:

  • PPE
  • Safety Notes
  • Planning
  • Preparation
  • Pre-Operational Inspection
  • Operation
  • Maintenance
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Review
  • References

 Product Details:

  • Review Date: 14 March 2014
  • Written by ex WHS inspectors
  • Referenced
  • 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
  • Instant download delivery

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  • Manual Handling – Hazardous Manual Tasks
  • Fuel Storage, Handling & Decanting
  • Traffic Management Plan

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.