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Cable Transport SWMS

Cable Transport SWMS

Product SKU: 10365
Cable Transport SWMS Video
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  • Provides a framework for training workers
  • Addresses generic risks and hazards
  • MS Word format allows you to make changes to the document
  • Can be used as part of tender applications, WHS inductions, and Toolbox talks
  • Assists with compliance requirements for WHS inspections

The Cable Transport Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS) is a comprehensive procedure outlining the safety steps for the loading of cable drums on to a cable trailer.

The Cable Transport Work Method Statement (WMS) is ready to use and is not a blank template. Simply add your company details, ABN, and include any site specific details or risks and make it specific to the task at hand. It is then ready for printing and to be incorporated as part of your overall WHS System.

This Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS) provides guidance on safe preparation and loading of cable drums onto a cable trailer. This includes the planning and preparation for loading, pre-operational inspections of vehicle and trailer, loading and unloading of cable drums and emergency management procedures.

This SWMS does not cover cable pulling or cable laying operations.

The Cable Transport Work Method Statement can be used as part of your WHS inductions, for Tool box talks or tender applications.

The Cable Transport SWMS includes:

  • PPE
  • Safety Notes
  • Planning
  • Preparation
  • Pre-Operational Inspection
  • Operation
  • Maintenance
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Review
  • References

Product Details

  • Review Date: 14 March 2014
  • Written by ex WHS inspectors
  • Referenced
  • Risk ratings before and after control measures
  • MS Word format NOT PDF
  • Task specific and site specific details easy to add
  • Includes easy to complete boxes for Company details and project details
  • Employee sign off section

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Operation: (extract only)

Loading cable drum onto trailer: Ensure

  • Insert steel centre pivot shaft through spool
  • Unspool cable and drawbar assembly from winch and attach to centre pivot shaft
  • Check shackles are correctly fitted and wound through to full thread (if shackle pin does not wind all the way in do not use- replace with correctly working shackle
  • Do not over tighten shackles
  • Chains are not kinked
  • Ensure cable drum correctly aligned and commence winching operations
  • Ensure all persons stay clear of pinch points during loading operations
  • Keep fingers clear of winch spool during operations
  • No person stands behind/under cable drum during loading operations
  • When drum is in position and firmly positioned, lock brake on winch
  • Attach locking pins to axle shaft prevent movement ensuring pin is seated correctly
  • Raise loading ramps and securely attach for transport
  • Remove wheel chocks
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