This SWMS covers general hazards associated with power pole removal and installation using a Lifter/Borer in the presence of overhead power lines and in close proximity to roads with public vehicular traffic. Included in this SWMS is controls for working adjacent to powerlines, traffic control, planning, preparation and safe work with mobile plant.
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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.