The Pool – Concrete – Box, Steel and Shape Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS) is a comprehensive procedure outlining the safety steps for the construction of inground concrete pool shells.
The Pool – Concrete – Box, Steel and Shape 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 Safe Working Method Statement (SWMS) provides guidance on the construction of in-ground concrete pool shells. This includes steel fixing, installing ancillary plumbing, placing formwork and the placement of concrete including shaping of the concrete shell.
This SWMS does not provide work methods for excavating the pool, use of excavation machinery, concrete pump operation, electrical work or any other works apart from that listed above.
Main hazards include:
- Exposure to alkaline substances (skin, allergic and irritant dermatitis, eye, mucous membranes - respiratory tract injuries)
- Slips, trips, falls
- Musculoskeletal Disorder (MSD) from hazardous manual tasks
- Exposure to hazardous atmosphere – crystalline silica
- Entrapment / Suffocation
- Hit by falling object
- Hit by moving vehicle
- Strains and sprains
The Pool – Concrete – Box, Steel and Shape Work Method Statement can be used as part of your WHS inductions, for Tool box talks or tender applications.
The Pool – Concrete – Box, Steel and Shape SWMS includes:
- Safety Notes
- Pre-Operational Inspection
- Emergency Procedures
- Minimum 19 page procedure
- Written by ex WHS inspectors
- 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
- Manual Handling – Hazardous Manual Tasks
- Concrete Pumping
- Steel Fixing
- Traffic Management Plan
- Power Tools
- LOTO – Lock Out Tag Out
This document has been developed by SafetyCulture Pty Ltd and is offered for sale by ACRIS Services who are licensed resellers in Australia. SafetyCulture employ former WorkSafe Inspectors to research and author 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 in Australia for both Commercial and Residential Construction Work. 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.