Stay safe whilst operating a diesel fuelled Tip Truck, clearly outline the possible safety/environmental hazards and control measures with this ready to use Safe Work Method (SWM) document.
This SWM includes / covers driving and operating of a diesel fuelled Tip Truck. Tip trucks are also known as dump trucks, dump rigs or tippers. Main Hazards include:
|- Roll/tip over||- Being crushed|
|- Contact with live overhead electrical power lines||- Being struck by mobile plant|
|- Vehicle or pedestrian collision||- Noise|
|- Falls from dump box||- Hazardous substances|
Environmental risks may include damage to waterways and water catchment areas due to incorrect disposal of, or from run-off of hazardous chemicals during spills or clean up. Diesel is toxic to aquatic organisms, may cause long-term adverse effects in the aquatic environment.
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 Tip Truck SWM includes:
We recommend you use this Safe Work Method template in conjunction with the SafetyCulture JSA Pack