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Angle Grinder Safe Work Method Statement

This pre-written Angle Grinder Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS) template outlines the standard safety procedures and potential hazards associated with the use of angle grinders in construction work. Aimed at businesses that engage in construction activities where angle grinders are used, this document is a valuable tool in helping you to easily document how you manage the related risks for anyone on the worksite. 


Hazards & Control Measures Covered:

  • Equipment and Operational Hazards: Includes risks from improper handling, potential entanglement from loose clothing or hair, and impact or cutting injuries from the grinding disc.
  • Electrical Hazards: Focus on the importance of inspecting electrical cords and ensuring the proper handling to prevent electrocution.
  • Heat and Fire Risks: Guidelines on managing heat generation and sparks to prevent burns and fires.
  • Noise Exposure: Measures to control noise levels and protect against hearing damage.
  • Housekeeping: Emphasises maintaining cleanliness to prevent slip and trip hazards.
  • Out of Service Protocols: Addresses proper equipment storage and shutdown procedures to prevent unauthorised use.


Additional Resources:

With the purchase of this SWMS, you will also receive a complimentary copy of our Legislation & Codes of Practice Reference List, which can be used to customise the SWMS.


Key Features:

The Angle Grinder SWMS template is a practical, easy-to-adapt document that simplifies the process of documenting and enforcing safety measures. It is designed to be user-friendly, allowing for quick edits and customisation to meet your specific operational needs.

Angle Grinder SWMS

GST Included
  • Instant delivery via email.
  • Easily add your logo and business details.
  • Fully Editable (Microsoft Word Format).
  • Customisation instructions provided.
  • In line with Australian legislation.
  • Pay once, no ongoing subscriptions.

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