This SWMS covers the hazards associated with slips, trips and falls on the same level and falls into openings at construction sites.
For construction industry workers, injuries resulting from slips, trips or falls (STF) are the most common exposures on any site. STF related injuries are the leading cause of worker compensation losses in construction.
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Height - Slips, Trips, Falls & Openings SWMS Content:
For works carried out on a regular basis a generic SWMS may be prepared and used for those work activities.
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.