Safe Work Method Statements (SWMS)

SWMS ensure business fully understand all risks, hazards and OHS requirements that should be addressed before safely carrying out any plumbing duty or task.

 What the SWMS cover

Master Plumbers has developed a suite of SWMS specific to high risk plumbing work. The SWMS files listed below are part of the complete Work Health & Safety Management System Framework (WHSMS).

Softcopy and printed documents can be purchased by both non-members and members of Master Plumbers, and include:

  • Drainage in ground and suspended
  • Drainer
  • Erection and dismantling a mobile scaffold
  • Excavation for in ground pipe installation 
  • Installation of heating and cooling units
  • Installation of mesh, insulation and sheeting
  • Installation of rainwater tanks
  • Installing solar panels on a roof
  • Operating an excavator and/or backhoe
  • Operating oxy-acetylene equipment
  • Operation of plant (EWP) scissor lift, boom lift
  • Roofing repair and/or replacement
  • Rough in copper pipes
  • Traffic management 
  • Trenching and general excavation work
  • Work on/or near a roadway or railway
  • Working at heights
  • Working in a confined space
  • Working in a roof space
  • Working on a gas installation

Purchase the SWMS pack

To discuss requirements and pricing, click below to request a callback, or contact the OH&S Team direct.