Understanding Safe Work Method Statements for Contractors (SWMS)
Health & Safety

Understanding Safe Work Method Statements (SWMS)

What is a Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS)? A Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS), sometimes referred to as a Work Method Statement (WMS) or Safe Work Method (SWM), is a document that covers: An overview of the High Risk Construction Work (HRCW) activities conducted at a workplace Hazards that could

Read More
What is the Hierarchy of Control?
Health & Safety

What is the Hierarchy of Control?

Introduction to the Hierarchy of Control The Hierarchy of Risk Control is a system that details the various approaches to eliminating or reducing risks from the most to least effective. Depending on the likelihood of the risk eventuating and the severity of potential harm, appropriate controls can be applied to

Read More