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Retaining Wall (Post - Sleeper) SWMS 10558-1

Retaining Wall (Post - Sleeper) SWMS 10558-1

Product SKU: 10558
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  • Complies with current legislation in all States and Territories
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Retaining Wall (Post - Sleeper) Safe Work Method Statement

This SWMS covers the general hazards relating to the construction of post and sleeper type retaining walls for landscaping projects. This includes the use of concrete or timber sleepers. Covered in this SWMS is planning, working with machinery, public safety and hazardous manual handling.

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Save time with our pre-filled, fully customisable templates. 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 and inclusion in your overall WHS System. 

Retaining Wall (Post - Sleeper) SWMS Content: 

  • High Risk Construction Work
    • Mobile Plant   
    • Working at depths greater than 1.5m, including tunnels or mines
  • Risk Assessment Matrix
  • Hierarchy of Controls
  • PPE
  • Job Steps (includes potential hazards and control measures)
    • Planning & Preparation
    • Training and Capabilities
    • Assess onsite conditions
    • Set up work area
    • Delivery of materials (sleepers, posts, backfill material)
    • Excavation for retaining wall
    • Post holes
    • Setting posts
    • Placing sleepers
    • Placement of geotextile fabric
    • Backfilling
    • On Completion
  • Emergency Response Procedures
  • Legislative References
  • Employee sign off section
  • Review & Monitoring 


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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.

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