The Automatic Fire Sprinkler Installation Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS) is a comprehensive document outlining the installation of Automatic Fire Sprinkler Systems in commercial buildings.
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
- Struck by moving object – mobile plant or vehicles
- Working with knives and hand tools - laceration/cuts
- Struck by falling object – tools, equipment falling from ladders/scaffold/EWP
- Working near Electricity - electric shock/electrocution
- Musculoskeletal Disorder (MSD) from hazardous manual tasks - sprains, strains, back injury, shoulder injury etc.
- Slips & trips – on ground level
- Falls from height greater than 2m
- Vibration – power tools
- Exposure to Hazardous Chemicals – solvents, adhesives
Environmental risks may include pollution of waterways or ground surfaces due to lack of clean-up of waste materials or chemicals.
This SWMS includes:
This SWMS is ready to use and is not a blank template. Simply add your company details, ABN, and include any site specific details or risks and make it specific to the task at hand. It is then ready for printing and to be incorporated as part of your overall WHS System.