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Preparation of Load Export Containers Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS)



This SWMS is designed for operations involving the preparation of load export containers, a critical task in logistics and export businesses. It is designed to assist businesses in efficiently documenting the typical hazards and safety controls associated with handling and preparing containers for export. This template can be quickly and easily tailored with your business details and integrated into your existing Workplace Health and Safety (WHS) management systems.


Hazards & Control Measures Covered:

The document covers a list of potential hazards and corresponding control measures, including:

  • Equipment and Vehicle Operation: Guidelines for the safe operation of forklifts, container tilters, and other heavy machinery.
  • Manual Handling: Strategies to prevent injuries related to the manual loading and securing of container contents.
  • Traffic Management: Procedures to mitigate risks from vehicle movements within loading areas.
  • Emergency Procedures: Protocols for responding to incidents, including injuries and equipment malfunctions.


Additional Resources:

Purchase includes a complimentary copy of our Legislation & Codes of Practice Reference List.


Key Features:

This SWMS template is an invaluable tool for helping ensure safety during the preparation of load export containers. It is easy to use, quick to customise, and can be seemlessly integrated into your existing safety system. Ideal for businesses in the export sector, this SWMS helps document crucial safety measures, helping to ensure a safer workplace.

Preparation of Load Export Containers 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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