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WHS Manual For Building & Construction Businesses



This Building & Construction WHS Manual template is specially crafted to help construction businesses establish a WHS management system quickly and easily. Aligned with ISO45001 standards, this comprehensive manual covers all typical critical aspects of workplace health and safety. The template is fully editable and customisable, making it simple to incorporate your specific business details and procedures.

Key Sections:
The manual includes detailed coverage of the following areas:

  • Overview
  • References
  • Definitions
  • Our Organisation
  • Leadership and Worker Participation
  • Planning
  • Support
  • Operation
  • Performance Evaluation
  • Improvement
  • Drugs and Alcohol
  • Smoking in the Workplace
  • Sun Safety
  • Hazardous Manual Handling
  • Traffic Control
  • Fit for Work
  • COVID-19 in the Workplace


Appendix and Procedures:

The appendix contains procedures crucial for maintaining a safe workplace, including:

  • Health and Safety Plan 
  • Risk Management
  • Hazard & Opportunity Reporting
  • Legal Requirements 
  • Objectives and Outcomes 
  • Induction and Training 
  • Injury/Incident Management 
  • Return to Work 
  • Consultation & Communication
  • Health and Safety Representatives and Committees
  • Documentation and Data Control
  • WHS Audit 
  • Issue Resolution
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Workplace Inspection
  • Stop Work Authority
  • Office Safety
  • Ergonomics
  • Fatigue Management
  • Health Surveillance
  • Procurement and Design
  • First Aid
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Plant and Equipment Management
  • Powered Mobile Plant
  • Forklift Operations
  • Warehouse Safety
  • Working in Confined Spaces
  • Electrical Safety & High Voltage Work
  • Tools – Hand and Power Operated
  • Chemical Management
  • Isolation Procedures
  • Trenching and Excavation
  • Ladder Safety
  • Hot Work
  • Working at Heights
  • Height Safety Equipment Inspection
  • Fall Protection Rescue Plan
  • Lighting
  • Principal Contractor
  • Site Safety
  • Client Construction Sites
  • Heat Management
  • Hearing Conservation (Noise)
  • Working with Concealed Services
  • Safe Driving
  • Vehicle Accident Procedure
  • Subcontractor Management
  • Asbestos
  • Working with Silica
  • Manual Demolition


Key Features:

This WHS Manual Template is an invaluable resource for building and construction companies. It simplifies the documentation of WHS systems, making it quick and easy to customise for your unique needs. By providing clear, editable sections, this template helps you focus more on your construction projects while maintaining a safe work environment for everyone involved

Building & Construction WHS Manual (All States & Territories)

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  • 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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