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Excavation and Working in Trenches SWMS 10281-5

Excavation and Working in Trenches SWMS 10281-5

Product SKU: 10281
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Excavation and Working in Trenches Safe Work Method Statement Scope:

This SWMS provides guidance on on working in excavations greater than 1.5m deep. This includes working adjacent to mobile plant, shoring and trench shields, hazardous atmospheres and contaminated ground, contact with overhead electrical services falls and general safety items such as PPE.  

Job Steps Covered in Excavation and Working in Trenches SWMS: 

(includes potential hazards and control measures)

  1. Planning & Preparation
  2. Training and Capabilities
  3. Arrival At Site
  4. Set up work area
  5. Delivery of materials/equipment (Pipes, backfill material, steel etc)
  6. Excavating & backfilling - Working adjacent to machinery
  7. Installing & removing trench shields/shoring or other materials
  8. Excavating Trench - Water charged ground
  9. Working in trenches > 1.5m deep
  10. Lifting material into excavation e.g. pipes, culverts etc
  11. On Completion

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