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Concreting Safe Work Method Statement


This Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS) is specifically developed for concreting activities, providing a comprehensive template for documenting typical hazards and safety controls associated with concrete installation and maintenance. Ideal for construction businesses and subcontractors, this template allows for easy customisation with company details, seamlessly integrating into any Workplace Health and Safety (WHS) management system.


Hazards & Control Measures Covered:

  • Site Preparation: Identifies risks like uneven surfaces and underground services; controls include site inspections and area scanning.
  • Concrete Mixing: Addresses risks of skin irritation and chemical exposure from cement; measures include using protective gear and proper handling techniques.
  • Pouring Concrete: Covers risks associated with manual handling and exposure to concrete; ergonomic techniques and skin protection are emphasised.
  • Finishing Concrete: Discusses hazards like prolonged exposure to vibrating tools; suggests scheduled breaks and usage of anti-vibration gloves.
  • Curing Concrete: Involves chemical exposure risks; recommends barrier creams and adequate ventilation.
  • Formwork Installation: Potential for falls and struck-by injuries; control measures include secure installation and regular inspections.


Additional Resources:
This SWMS comes with a complimentary copy of our Legislation & Codes of Practice Reference List.


Key Features:
This SWMS template is a quick and straightforward tool for documenting WHS systems relevant to concreting. Designed for ease of use, it allows businesses to efficiently edit and customise the content to meet specific operational needs, making it an essential tool for helping to safely manage concreting tasks.

Concreting 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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