This SWM provides guidance on working at height. In particular, this SWM details the risk management processes and procedures that need to be followed when preparing to work at height. Covered in this document is planning and preparation, pre-start inspections, operational considerations and emergency management procedures
Due to the high-risk nature of working at height, Height equipment specific SWM will need to be implemented for these tasks prior to commencing the activity or this SWM modified to suit.
The SWM provides:
This Safe Work Method (SWM) is provided in Microsoft Word, meaning you can fully customise the document to suit the needs of your business. Simply add your company details and include any site specific details or risks ensuring it is specific to the task at hand. It is then ready for printing.
The Working at Heights SWM includes:
This SWM does not cover in specific detail the operation of:
We recommend you use this Safe Work Method template in conjunction with the SafetyCulture JSA Pack or Risk Assessment