The Seduction to Simplify Safety

The Seduction to Simplify Safe Work Method Statements Everyone knows that we are already in an age of excess in safety. This is the dilemma of optimisation. Some now talk about ‘ultra-safety’ organisations and wonder how much more they can do and say in the name of safety. How much does one have to do …

Tips On Writing An Effective Safe Work Method Statement

Tips On Writing An Effective Safe Work Method Statement Guest Post Occupational health and safety is an important business priority now that companies are facing fiercer competition and gearing for unprecedented growth in the global business arena. Ensuring best practices on safety are implemented in the worksite is instrumental to ensuring quality performance and high …

Things To Consider When Developing And Designing Your Company SWMS

Things To Consider When Developing And Designing Your Company SWMS Guest Post The Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS) is one important document that is valuable in establishing business safety systems, especially for organisations in high-risk industries such as building and construction. In these high-risk workplaces, an SWMS can be a valuable tool for business growth, …

Task Based vs Activity Based Safe Work Method Statements

Task Based vs Activity Based Safe Work Method Statements. Guest Post by Craig Clancy from www.safetyinindustry.com.au What is a Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS)? Every construction worker by now must have either heard, read or participated in the development of a Safe Work Method Statement. But what is a SWMS all about? Under the Model …

A Basic Guide To Making Your Own Concreter SWMS

A Basic Guide To Making Your Own Concreter SWMS Guest Post You may think that the process of concreting may not be as risky or dangerous when compared to other jobs involved in the construction industry such as excavation and any task that requires working from heights — but you are wrong. Incorrect handling of …