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High-Risk Construction Work Safe Work Method Statement



Our Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS) is carefully crafted for high-risk construction activities, aimed at documenting typical hazards and their corresponding safety controls. This SWMS template is essential for businesses engaged in high-risk construction sectors, ensuring that safety protocols are clearly communicated and implemented effectively. The customisable nature of this template allows it to be seamlessly integrated into your existing Workplace Health and Safety (WHS) management system.


Hazards & Control Measures Covered:

  • Falls from Heights: Utilisation of harnesses and guardrails.
  • Demolition: Strict adherence to structural integrity assessments.
  • Asbestos Disturbance: Compliance with asbestos management protocols.
  • Work in Confined Spaces: Mandatory air quality testing and emergency protocols.
  • Electrical Work: Lockout-tagout procedures to ensure electrical safety.
  • Use of Explosives: Rigorous checks and controlled detonation times.
  • Near Chemical Lines: Use of appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) and emergency spill kits.
  • Plant Operation: Daily inspections and maintenance requirements.


Additional Resources:

Included with your SWMS is a free Legislation & Codes of Practice Reference List.


Key Features:

This SWMS template offers a straightforward solution for documenting and managing the safety requirements specific to high-risk construction work. It is designed for easy customisation and quick integration, ensuring that you can adapt it to meet specific operational needs while promoting a safe working environment.

High-Risk Construction Work 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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