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Paving Safe Work Method Statement



This Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS) is specifically designed for businesses involved in paving activities. It helps to streamline the documentation of typical hazards and safety controls associated with paving, to ensure a safer work environment. This template is fully customisable, and can be seamlessly integrated into your existing Workplace Health and Safety (WHS) management systems. Ideal for use in small to large-scale construction projects, this SWMS can be personalised with your business details.


Hazards & Control Measures Covered:

Our comprehensive SWMS addresses a wide range of activities and hazards, including:

  • Plant and Equipment Operations: Risks of operating bobcats, trucks, plate compactors, and saws. Controls include regular maintenance checks and operator certifications.
  • Material Handling: Risks associated with the delivery and handling of materials. Controls include the use of traffic management plans and safe unloading practices.
  • Use of Cutting Equipment: Hazards related to the use of brick saws and angle grinders, such as electrical risks and personal injury. Measures include regular equipment checks and the use of personal protective equipment (PPE).
  • Environmental Impact: Potential for environmental contamination and compliance with relevant codes and standards.


Additional Resources:

Each SWMS comes with a free copy of our Legislation & Codes of Practice Reference List.


Key Features:

This SWMS template is a practical, straightforward tool designed to simplify your safety documentation processes. It's easy to edit and customise to your specific requirements, making it a vital part of your WHS toolkit.

Paving 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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