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Working Around Plant and Equipment Safe Work Method Statement

 

Introduction:
This Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS) specifically addresses the common processes and safety concerns associated with working around plant and equipment. It serves as a vital tool for businesses in the construction and manufacturing sectors, helping them to document and manage typical hazards quickly & easily. The template is designed for easy integration into existing Workplace Health and Safety (WHS) management systems and can be fully customised to include specific business processes and details.

 

Hazards & Control Measures Covered:
This SWMS covers a wide range of hazards and corresponding control measures, including:

  • Movement of Plant: Risks of collisions or accidents due to plant movement, mitigated by the establishment of pedestrian-only zones and clear signage.
  • Equipment Failure: Preventive measures include regular maintenance and emergency stop procedures.
  • Inclement Weather: Procedures to pause operations, ensuring safety during adverse weather conditions.
  • Unauthorized Access or Use: Lock-off protocols and secure storage measures to prevent unauthorised use of equipment.

 

Additional Resources:
Included with the SWMS is a free copy of our Legislation & Codes of Practice Reference List.

 

Key Features:
This SWMS template is an essential, easy-to-use resource for documenting and reinforcing safety measures in WHS systems. It's designed for quick customisation, addressing specific business needs and enhancing the safety management practices effectively. It provides a robust framework for documenting how to manage work safety around plant and equipment.

Plant and Equipment SWMS

$55.00Price
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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