The Excavator Operation Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS) is a comprehensive document outlining the safety steps, main hazards, risks and controls associated with the operation of an Excavator on construction sites or defined road construction zones. This SWMS covers a Diesel powered Excavator.
This SWMS does not include specialised procedures associated with the use of attachments in sufficient detail.
Remember: The content of the SWMS should be refined over time and include consultation with workers and other persons conducting a business or undertaking. Prior to each new activity, the SWMS must be reviewed and revised to ensure it applies to the high risk construction work and the actual site you are working at.
This Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS) is provided in the following document formats
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