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Safe Working Methods (SWMS)

Construction worker adjusts harness for working at heights. A SWMS is required by construction workers when working at heights.

SWMS Meaning: Understanding SWMS in Australia

In the Australian construction industry, implementing effective risk management practices is essential. One crucial tool is the Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS). In this comprehensive guide, we will…

Personal protect equipment (PPE), like high vis vests and hard hats are the last line of defence on the hierarchy of controls.

The Hierarchy of Controls in WHS: Construction

In construction, safety isn’t just a goal; it’s a non-negotiable priority.  Amidst heavy machinery, skilled trades, and towering structures, the hierarchy of controls stand as a beacon of…

Carpentry SWMS and other essential documentation

SWMS for carpenters and other essential documentation

We’re often asked about SWMS for carpenters.  What they are, how they work and what other documentation is needed for both the carpentry, and carpenter joiner trades.  So,…

How to encourage safe work practices on construction sites

How to encourage safe work practices on worksites

Encouraging and growing safe work practices will save you money, reduce project delays and improve the overall workplace health and safety of a construction site. A compliant construction…

What do Safe Work Method Statements include?

Builder Assist provides industry-leading Safe Work Method Statements for all trades, in each state, Australia-wide. The templates are specifically tailored.  So all you need to do is add…

A SWMS documents high risk activities that take place on a job site.

What is a SWMS?

We’re often asked ‘what is a SWMS?’ – a SWMS is a Safe Work Method Statement.  It is a safety document that must be completed before high-risk construction…

SWMS are legally required on work site with high risk activity

SWMS – The Importance of a SWMS on Work Sites

A SWMS or Safe Work Method Statement is legally required on work sites that carry out high-risk construction work. A SWMS outlines all high-risk activities that take place…

What is a safety management plan or WHSMP?

What is a Safety Management Plan?

A Safety Management Plan (SMP) is a legal requirement on all construction sites. It aims to ensure all site Work Health and Safety policies and procedures are met…