Rail - Resleepering Information:
The Rail - Resleepering Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS) is a comprehensive document outlining the safety steps for the resleepering of rail tracks.
This SWMS involves general hazards/risks associated with re-sleepering activities on rail tracks, including removal/disposal of timber sleepers, removal/collection of steel sleepers and installation of timber/concrete or steel sleepers as required. This SWMS does not cover the operation of mobile plant in sufficient detail. Dedicated SWMS should be developed for these tasks, and for any risks not covered in this SWMS.
The Rail - Resleepering Work Method Statement can be used as part of your WHS inductions, for Tool box talks or tender applications.
The Rail - Resleepering includes: