This Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS) is a generic pre-filled document that outlines the safety steps, general hazards and controls associated with the use of a mower mulcher attached to earthmoving equipment i.e. excavator, skidsteer etc. to push over / remove standing trees, grind stumps to the ground and mulch the trunk and other surrounding vegetation. This includes planning and preparation, environmental controls, working adjacent to mobile plant, training and communications and operational controls for hazards associated with plant rollover and falling trees and branches.
This SWMS should be used in conjunction with a SWMS that relates to the piece of plant / machinery you are using.
(includes potential hazards and control measures)