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What does a SWMS template include?

Builder Assist provides industry-leading SWMS templates for all trades, in each state, Australia-wide. They’re specifically tailored.  So all you need to do is add your business and site-specific details.  But what does a SWMS template include? The completion of a...

What is a SWMS?

A SWMS or Safe Work Method Statement is a legal requirement that is completed before any high risk construction work takes place on site (for example, working at heights or working near traffic).  A SWMS is one of the most common compliance documents you will find on...

Do safety measures cause project delays?

Successful construction projects finish on time, on budget, with a happy client and sufficient profit for the contractors. These factors are all linked to a well-managed project. Poorly planned and managed projects devour budgets and time. It can also affect...

How to encourage safety culture on work sites

Being a compliant construction company, you will have all your Safe Work Method Statement documentation like Excavation SWMS, Bricklaying SWMS etc. However, having the documentation doesn’t mean your team will buy into the methodologies. Growing a safety culture will...

What Is The Difference Between A JSA And A SWMS?

All trades need to be familiar with a number of policies, procedures and safety controls in the construction industry. So it’s understandable that there is confusion around when and where to use certain forms and procedures. One of the common questions we hear is...