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					SAFE WORK METHOD STATEMENT                                                                                                    PO Box 40
                                                                                                                              North Ryde NSW 1670


Project                                                                                              SWMS No         023
Activity                   USE OF FRONT END LOADER ( Hourly Hire )                                   Supervisor Ian Frost
Work Area                                                                                            Date                New
Clients Representative                                                                               1.07.2005           Revised
Required and/or recommended personal protective equipment                                          Original Analysis By  IF
Safety Helmet, Lace Up Safety Boots, UV Clothing, Sunscreen, High Visibility Vest, Eye protection, Reviewed By           JC
Hearing Protection (if required), Gloves (if required)                                             Approved By           IF
No               SEQUENCE                               HAZARDS                        RISK                    RISK CONTROL                              Responsibility   Checked
          Breakdown of work process into       Identify potential risks associated   ANALYSIS     Identify actions/procedures required to eliminate or
           activities/tasks in logical steps            with activity/task                                        minimise the hazards
                                                                                      ( L,M,H )
01   Establish equipment to site               Slips, Trips & Falls                    Low        Maintain good housekeeping                                Client
                                                                                                  procedures, clear obstructions, keep
                                                                                                  steps, grab rails, ramps etc. free from
                                                                                                  grease, oil etc.
                                                                                                  Use 3-point contact when entering /                      OPHS
                                                                                                  exiting machine
                                                                                                  Be aware of slip/trip hazards due to
                                                                                                  uneven ground, wet conditions,
                                                                                                  construction waste, exposed
                                                                                                  reinforcement and earthworks
                                               Struck by vehicle/plant               Moderate     Ensure prestart check is carried out                     OPHS
                                               Instability of ground                              before moving machine.
                                               Machine overturn                                   Amber beacon must be fitted and                          OPHS
                                                                                                  working upon entering site Seat belt
                                                                                                  must be worn at all times whilst in the
                                                                                                  machine
                                                                                                  Do not block roads / throughways when                    OPHS
                                                                                                  parking equipment
                                                                                                  Do not use handheld mobile phones                        OPHS
                                                                                                  while operating machine
                                                                                                  Ensure ground personnel are clear of                     OPHS
                                                                                                  traversable area
                                                                                                  Exercise caution as vehicles and plant                   OPHS


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SAFE WORK METHOD STATEMENT                                                                      PO Box 40
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                                                                          may appear without warning
                                                                          Operator must be licensed and hold the      OPHS
                                                                          appropriate certificates for the
                                                                          equipment.
                                                                          All equipment must be fitted with a         OPHS
                                                                          working UHF radio for on site
                                                                          communication, first aid kit and
                                                                          appropriate fire extinguisher.
                                                                          Ensure area is clear and sound horn         OPHS
                                                                          before moving
                                                                          Observe site traffic management plan        OPHS
                                                                          signage and drive to suit terrain and       Client
                                                                          conditions
                                                                          Ensure outriggers are fully engaged in      OPHS
                                                                          the travel position
                                    Damage to underground        High     Avoid travelling across ground where        OPHS
                                    services                              services are know to exist
                                                                          Ensure a Permit to Excavate has been        OPHS
                                                                          signed off before commencing                Client
                                                                          operations
                                                                          Ensure a services check has been            OPHS
                                                                          carried out and confirm service locations   Client
                                                                          with ALJV supervisor before
                                                                          commencing operations
                                    Strike overhead services   Moderate   Ensure adequate clearance is                OPHS
                                                                          maintained to overhead services, Use        Client
                                                                          spotter
                                                                          A Permit to Work near power lines is        Client
                                                                          required if working within 6, 12 or 16
                                                                          metres of 0-132000 kva, 132000-330000
                                                                          or 330000 plus lines respectively
                                    Site instructions not                 Obey all site instructions issued at        OPHS
                                    followed                              induction and toolbox meetings
                                                                          Ensure toolbox meeting minutes and          OPHS
                                                                          JSA card are signed and confirm
                                                                          understanding of all directions of the

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SAFE WORK METHOD STATEMENT                                                                      PO Box 40
                                                                                                North Ryde NSW 1670

                                                                          SWMS.
                                                                          All personnel will follow any reasonable    OPHS
                                                                          direction given by the Supervisor
                                                                          All personnel will ensure the appropriate   OPHS
                                                                          PPE is worn and additional PPE as
                                                                          required by the task
02   Check environmental & safety   Slips, Trips & Falls         Low      Maintain good housekeeping                  Client
     protocols in place                                                   procedures, clear obstructions
                                    Manual Handling Injuries              Ensure issue of Safety Manual covering      OPHS
                                                                          manual handling & instruct
                                    UV Radiation                          Ensure UV rated clothing worn, Issue        OPHS
                                                                          sunscreen
03   Load Material as directed      Noise from Plant           Moderate   Issue hearing protection to personnel if    OPHS
                                                                          over 85dBa
                                    Strike overhead services     High     Ensure adequate clearance to overhead       OPHS
                                                                          services, Use spotter                       Client
                                                                          A Permit to Work near power lines is        Client
                                                                          required if working within 6, 12 or 16
                                                                          metres of 0-132000 kva, 132000-330000
                                                                          or 330000 plus lines respectively
                                    Strike underground           High     Ensure a Permit to Excavate has been        OPHS
                                    services                              signed off before commencing
                                                                          operations
                                                                          Ensure a services check has been            OPHS
                                                                          carried out and confirm service locations
                                                                          with ALJV supervisor before
                                                                          commencing operations
                                    Struck by flying debris    Moderate   Ensure personnel keep clear of work         Client
                                                                          area.
                                    Struck by vehicle/plant    Moderate   Sound horn before moving Do not use         OPHS
                                    Instability of ground                 mobile phone whilst operating Wear seat
                                    Machine overturn                      belt at all times
                                                                          Observe site traffic management plan        OPHS
                                                                          Set up on stable ground at safe angle       Client
                                                                          and a safe distance from embankment
                                                                          edges Ensure outriggers are locked in

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SAFE WORK METHOD STATEMENT                                                                          PO Box 40
                                                                                                    North Ryde NSW 1670

                                                                             place
                                    Unsafe plant                  Moderate   Ensure daily prestart check conducted         OPHS
                                    Dust & Other fibres           Moderate   Issue respiratory protection if dust cannot   OPHS
                                                                             be eliminated
                                    U V Radiation                   Low      Ensure U V rated clothing worn, Issue         OPHS
                                                                             sunscreen
                                    Personnel falling into open   Moderate   Ensure all excavations are notified to site   OPHS
                                    excavation                               foreman for barricading if deeper than        Client
                                                                             1.5 metres
04   Clean up & make safe           Slips, Trips & Falls            Low      Maintain good housekeeping                    OPHS
                                    Manual Handling Injuries                 procedures, clear obstructions
                                    U V Radiation                            Ensure issue of Safety Manual covering        OPHS
                                    Oil spills                               manual handling & instruct
                                                                             Ensure UV rated clothing worn, Issue          OPHS
                                                                             sunscreen
                                                                             Ensure SOP’s are adhered to.                  OPHS
05   Equipment Maintenance          Slips, Trips & Falls          Moderate   Maintain good housekeeping                    Client
                                                                             procedures, clear obstructions, Ensure
                                                                             access ways are free from grease, oil &
                                                                             dirt
                                                                             Use 3-point contact when entering /           OPHS
                                                                             exiting machine
                                                                             Be aware of slip/trip hazards due to          OPHS
                                                                             uneven ground, wet conditions,
                                                                             construction waste, exposed
                                                                             reinforcement and earthworks
                                    Manual Handling Injuries      Moderate   Ensure issue of Safety Manual covering        OPHS
                                                                             manual handling & instruct
                                    U V Radiation                   Low      Ensure UV rated clothing worn, Issue          OPHS
                                                                             sunscreen
                                    Hot work                      Moderate   Ensure equipment cooled down before           OPHS
                                                                             attempting maintenance, Wear gloves if
                                                                             required
                                    Crush Hazard                    Low      Ensure equipment parked on stable             OPHS
                                                                             ground, isolate electrics and ensure park
                                                                             brake/hydraulic isolation engaged.

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SAFE WORK METHOD STATEMENT                                                                               PO Box 40
                                                                                                         North Ryde NSW 1670

                                            Tyre Explosion             Low        Ensure tyres are changed or repaired by
                                                                                  qualified personnel                             OPHS

Personnel Qualifications/Experience required                           Training and/or Instruction to be provided
Workcover ticket to operate equipment; Drivers licence; Track Safety   Site specific induction
Awareness Certificate

Engineering details/certificates/Workcover approvals                   Warning signs and Control measures
Plant to comply with Workcover requirements; PPE to comply with        Hearing protection sign; SWL marked; Electrical Hazard plate; Rollover
Australian Standards.                                                  hazard warning; Articulation Crush Zone warning; Hydraulic steering
                                                                       warning; Amber beacon; Brake lights & turn signals; Headlights, tail lights
                                                                       and clearance lights; Rear reflectors; Rear vision mirrors; Horn; Travel
                                                                       alarm; Neutral start mechanism.
Legislation/Codes of Practice                                          Maintenance of Plant and Equipment
Occupational Health & Safety Act 2000; Occupational Health & Safety    Inspection prior to use; Daily checks to be carried out & noted; Plant to be
Regulations 2001; Codes of Practice – Excavation 2000; Workplace       serviced as per manufacturers recommendations
Amenities 2001; OHS Consultation 2001; Noise Management & Protection
of Hearing 1997; Hot & Cold Environments 2001.
Plant and Equipment to be used                                         Attachments to be used
Front End Loader

Work Method Approvals                                                  Risk Control Approvals

Clients Representative                                                 Clients Representative

Signature                                                              Signature

Date                                                                   Date




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