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WHS Manual For Manufacturing & Industrial Businesses



Welcome to our Manufacturing & Industrial WHS Manual Template, crafted to align with the ISO45001 standards. This template is ideal for businesses in the manufacturing and industrial sectors, making it easier to document and implement a WHS management system. It is fully customisable to include your specific business details and comes with a variety of WHS form templates.


Key Sections:

Our manual is detailed and structured to address a wide range of workplace safety aspects, including:

  • 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 - Procedures and Forms:

The appendix of this manual includes practical procedures and ready-to-use forms to aid in implementing an effective safety management system:

  • Health and Safety Plan: Including Health and Safety Review Checklist and Health and Safety Plan forms.
  • Risk Management: Featuring forms for Hazard/Risk Identification Register, Risk Assessment, SWMS, and SWP template.
  • Hazard & Opportunity Reporting: With accompanying report forms.
  • Legal Requirements and Other Requirements Register
  • Objectives and Outcomes Procedure
  • Induction: Including First Day Induction and Subcontractor Induction Checklists.
  • Training and Qualifications: Complete with Skills Assessment, Competency Records, and Training Registers.
  • Injury/Incident Management: Including report and investigation forms.
  • Return to Work: With Suitable Duties Plan.
  • Consultation & Communication Procedure: Including Safety Meeting Record Form.
  • Health and Safety Representatives and Committees
  • Documentation and Data Control
  • WHS Audit: Featuring Audit Record and Corrective Action Report forms.
  • Issue Resolution
  • Emergency Procedures: Covering a range of emergency scenarios including bomb threats and medical emergencies.
  • Workplace Inspection Procedures Review
  • Stop Work Authority
  • Office Safety
  • Ergonomics: With Workstation Assessment.
  • Fatigue Management
  • Health Surveillance
  • Procurement and Design
  • First Aid
  • Personal Protective Equipment: Including PPE Issue Record.
  • Plant and Equipment: With Maintenance Schedules and Checklists.
  • Powered Mobile Plant
  • Forklift Operations
  • Warehouse Safety
  • Working in Confined Spaces: Including Confined Space Permit and Rescue Plan.
  • Electrical Safety & High Voltage Work
  • Test and Tag
  • Tools – Hand and Power Operated
  • Chemical Management Procedure: With Chemical Register and Risk Assessment Worksheets.
  • Isolation Procedures
  • Ladder Safety
  • Hot Work
  • Working at Heights
  • Height Safety Equipment Inspection Procedure
  • Fall Protection Rescue Plan
  • Lighting
  • Site Safety
  • Client Construction Sites
  • Heat Management
  • Hearing Conservation (Noise)
  • Safe Driving: Including Vehicle Inspection.
  • Vehicle Accident Procedure
  • Subcontractor Management
  • Asbestos
  • Working with Silica


Key Features:

This WHS manual template is a comprehensive and user-friendly resource designed to help your business quickly and easily document and manage workplace health and safety. It’s customisable and easy to use, allowing you to adapt it quickly to meet your specific needs and requirements.

Manufacturing & Industrial WHS Manual (All States & Territories)

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