The Concrete – Agitator - Mounted Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS) is a comprehensive procedure outlining the safety steps for the use of a trailer mounted concrete agitator.
The Concrete – Agitator - Mounted Work Method Statement (WMS) 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.
This Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS) provides guidance on the operation of a trailer mounted concrete agitator. This includes loading raw materials, transport to site, concrete delivery and refuelling procedures.
This SWMS does not cover the operation of powered mobile plant or confined space entry for maintaining/cleaning bowl (chipping). Additional SWMS are required for these items.
Work involving a risk of a person falling more than two metres, carrying out work in or near a confined space or working around powered mobile plant is defined as “High Risk Construction Work" by Work Health and Safety Regulations 2011:
Main hazards include:
The Concrete – Agitator - Mounted Work Method Statement can be used as part of your WHS inductions, for Tool box talks or tender applications.
The Concrete – Agitator - Mounted SWMS includes:
Operation: (extract only)
After discharge. Ensure: