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Working with Electricity Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS)


This SWMS template is specifically designed for businesses involved in electrical work, providing an easy-to-use tool to document and manage the typical hazards and safety controls related to electrical tasks. Ideal for electrical contractors and engineers, this document is easily customisable, allowing for integration into your Workplace Health and Safety (WHS) management systems.


Hazards & Control Measures Covered:

  • Working at Heights: Risks of falls and injuries from elevated platforms. Controls include trained personnel and use of personal protective equipment (PPE).
  • Electrical Work: Risks include electrocution and electrical burns. Controls involve isolating power sources and lockout tagout procedures.
  • Working in Confined Spaces: Potential for suffocation or entrapment. Ventilation and access control are mandatory.
  • Manual Handling: Risk of musculoskeletal injuries. Controls include correct lifting techniques and mechanical aids.
  • Use of Hand and Power Tools: Risks of cuts and abrasions. Regular tool maintenance and PPE are required.


Additional Resources:
Each SWMS comes with a complimentary Legislation & Codes of Practice Reference List.


Key Features:
This SWMS template is an easy-to-use resource that helps businesses quickly & effectively document their WHS protocols. It's designed to be fully customisable, so that it can be adapted to fit your unique operational needs seamlessly.

Working with Electricity 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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