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Entering And Exiting Prime Mover Alighting Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS)

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Entering And Exiting Prime Mover Alighting Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS)

Introducing our Entering And Exiting Prime Mover Alighting Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS)! Our SWMS is designed to help you manage the risks associated with this type of work and ensure that your team stays safe on the job. Here are some key features of our SWMS:

  • Pre-filled and Comprehensive: Our SWMS is pre-filled with all the necessary details, making it comprehensive and easy to use. It covers all aspects of the project and includes everything you need to create a safe work environment.
  • Fully Editable: Our SWMS is fully editable and customisable in Microsoft Word format, allowing you to make changes and tailor it to your specific needs. This feature makes it easy to use and helps you save time.
  • Includes the Scope of the Project: Our SWMS includes the scope of the project and all the necessary project details. This feature helps you keep track of the work being done and ensures that everyone is on the same page.
  • Includes Checklist of High-Risk Machinery: Our SWMS includes a checklist of any high-risk machinery on site, which helps you identify potential hazards and manage the risks associated with them.
  • Includes Space for Recording Staff Training: Our SWMS includes space for recording any staff training, which helps you ensure that your team is properly trained and prepared for the job.
  • Includes Before and After Risk Ratings: Our SWMS includes before and after risk ratings, which helps you assess the effectiveness of your risk management strategies.
  • Includes Resources for Use of Legislative References: Our SWMS includes resources for the use of legislative references, which helps you stay up-to-date with the latest regulations and compliance requirements.
  • Includes all PPE Required: Our SWMS includes all the necessary personal protective equipment (PPE) required for the job. This feature helps you ensure that your team is properly equipped and protected on the job.
  • Includes Risk Assessment and Risk Assessment Matrix: Our SWMS includes a risk assessment and risk assessment matrix, which helps you identify potential hazards and manage the risks associated with them.
  • Includes Checklist to Ensure Requirements are Covered: Our SWMS includes a checklist to ensure that all the necessary requirements have been covered when implementing the SWMS. This feature helps you stay organised and ensures that you don’t miss any important details.
  • Includes Sign-off Page for Workers and Responsible Persons: Our SWMS includes a sign-off page for all workers and responsible persons, which helps you ensure that everyone is on the same page and that all safety procedures have been followed.
  • Easy to Use, Easy to Customise: Our SWMS is designed to be easy to use and easy to customise. This feature helps you save time and ensures that you have a safety plan that is tailored to your specific needs.
  • Suitable for Large Contracts and Tenders: Our SWMS is suitable for large contracts and tenders, including tier 1 contractual work. This feature makes it a versatile safety tool that can be used in a variety of different situations.
  • Instantly Delivered Download: Our SWMS is available as an instantly downloadable product, which means you can start using it right away. This feature makes it a convenient and time-saving safety tool.

At Bluesafe, we believe in helping our customers stay safe on the job. Our SWMS for working with entering and exiting prime mover is a comprehensive safety tool that can help you manage risks and ensure that your team stays safe.

Here is some safety information related to working with entering and exiting prime mover.

Hazards and Risks:

The following hazards and risks are associated with entering and exiting a prime mover alighting area:

  1. Slips, trips, and falls due to uneven or slippery surfaces.
  2. Strains and sprains due to incorrect posture and manual handling of heavy loads.
  3. Injuries due to contact with moving parts of the prime mover.
  4. Collisions with other vehicles or objects.
  5. Exposure to noise and vibration.
  6. Electrical hazards.
  7. Exposure to hazardous substances.

Precautions:

To minimise the risks and hazards associated with entering and exiting a prime mover alighting area, the following precautions must be taken:

  1. Conduct a site assessment to identify and address any potential hazards or risks.
  2. Ensure all personnel entering or exiting the prime mover alighting area wear the appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE), including safety boots, high-visibility clothing, and hard hats.
  3. Ensure the prime mover is turned off and the keys are removed before entering the alighting area.
  4. Use three points of contact when climbing onto or down from the prime mover. This means maintaining two hands and one foot or two feet and one hand in contact with the prime mover at all times.
  5. Do not carry heavy loads while entering or exiting the prime mover alighting area. Use mechanical aids such as cranes or forklifts where possible.
  6. Be aware of the location of all personnel and equipment in the vicinity of the prime mover alighting area.
  7. Ensure the prime mover is parked on level ground with the brakes engaged.
  8. Before entering or exiting the prime mover alighting area, check the area for any obstacles, hazards, or spills.
  9. Follow all traffic management procedures in place, including the use of signs, barriers, and warning lights.
  10. Be aware of the environmental conditions, including weather and lighting, and adjust the work practices accordingly.
  11. Ensure all personnel are adequately trained and competent to enter and exit the prime mover alighting area safely.

Emergency Procedures:

In the event of an emergency, follow the site-specific emergency procedures in place. These may include:

  1. Activate the emergency stop button on the prime mover.
  2. Notify the relevant personnel of the emergency.
  3. Evacuate the area.
  4. Attend to any injuries or medical emergencies.

Gary’s Safety Tips

Hey there, it’s your pal Gary, and today we’re talking about something that might not be the most exciting topic, but it’s definitely an important one. We’re going to be diving into the dangers and safety recommendations when it comes to working with entering and exiting prime movers.

First off, let’s define what a prime mover is. A prime mover is a vehicle that is used to transport heavy loads, such as trailers, containers, or heavy machinery. These vehicles can be quite large and powerful, which means that they can also be quite dangerous if not handled properly.

One of the biggest dangers when it comes to working with prime movers is the risk of getting caught in between the vehicle and another object. This can happen when a person is entering or exiting the vehicle, or when they are loading or unloading the cargo. It’s important to always be aware of your surroundings and to make sure that you have enough space to move around safely.

Another danger when it comes to working with prime movers is the risk of falling from a height. This can happen when a person is climbing up onto the vehicle or when they are standing on top of the cargo. It’s important to always wear the appropriate safety gear, such as a safety harness or a hard hat, and to make sure that you have a secure footing before you start climbing.

So, what can you do to stay safe when working with prime movers? Here are a few key safety recommendations that you should keep in mind:

  1. Always wear the appropriate safety gear: This includes things like a hard hat, safety glasses, gloves, and steel-toed boots. Make sure that you have the right gear for the job, and make sure that it fits properly and is in good condition.
  2. Be aware of your surroundings: Before you start working with a prime mover, take a few minutes to assess your surroundings. Look for any hazards, such as other vehicles or obstacles, and make sure that you have enough space to move around safely.
  3. Use the proper techniques for entering and exiting the vehicle: When you are getting in or out of a prime mover, make sure that you use the proper technique. This might include using handrails or steps, and making sure that you have a firm grip on the vehicle at all times.
  4. Communicate with others: If you are working with a team, make sure that you communicate with your co-workers and let them know what you are doing. This can help to prevent accidents and ensure that everyone is on the same page.
  5. Follow proper loading and unloading procedures: When you are loading or unloading a prime mover, make sure that you follow the proper procedures. This might include using the appropriate equipment, such as a forklift or crane, and making sure that the load is properly secured.
  6. Always be alert and focused: Finally, it’s important to always be alert and focused when working with prime movers. This means avoiding distractions, such as using your phone or listening to music, and staying focused on the task at hand.

In conclusion, working with prime movers can be a challenging and rewarding job, but it’s important to always put safety first. By following the recommendations outlined above, you can help to reduce the risk of accidents and ensure that everyone stays safe and healthy on the job. Thanks for tuning in, and stay safe out there!

Cheers,

Entering And Exiting Prime Mover Alighting Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS)

Total Inc GST

$96.80

After working for larger companies that take their safety seriously, Bluesafe’s documentation was on par with these companies. You’ve given us the ability to access the same sort of resources that only bigger companies have access to.

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Alstain Sheetmetal

 

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Bayside Natural Medicine

 

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Richards Quality Projects

 

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Kaygee Home and Community Support

 

From the initial contact we’ve had with Bluesafe we’ve found that your customer service, product quality and the after sales support to have been nothing short of excellent. You’ve given us a great customer experience.

Glenn King
Turnco Office Furniture

 

I just want to say a heartfelt thanks to the team at Bluesafe. Thank you so much for your service, help and support… We passed our NDIS audit!

Dr Scott Ling
Sustain Health

 

Entering And Exiting Prime Mover Alighting Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS)

Total Inc GST

$96.80

After working for larger companies that take their safety seriously, Bluesafe’s documentation was on par with these companies. You’ve given us the ability to access the same sort of resources that only bigger companies have access to.

Warren Kingsley
Alstain Sheetmetal

 

I was very impressed with both the service and the turnaround time in dealing with Bluesafe. I was up and running with minimal fuss.

Dr Doug Josephides
Bayside Natural Medicine

 

You guys added real value with the required documentation that was high quality, affordable, very well put together and easy to implement. By the way, we secured our government tender for another seven years.

Rodney Prendergast
MMLA Group

 

Getting through an audit can be a daunting experience. Bluesafe’s documentation made the experience so much easier than we had anticipated and we passed the audit without any issues whatsoever. Thanks again, highly appreciated.

Brock Richards
Richards Quality Projects

 

Thanks so much for the quick response! Not only are the documents comprehensive, but on the same morning my audit was due I received the support I needed within the hour. Highly recommended!

Kathie Gorman
Kaygee Home and Community Support

 

From the initial contact we’ve had with Bluesafe we’ve found that your customer service, product quality and the after sales support to have been nothing short of excellent. You’ve given us a great customer experience.

Glenn King
Turnco Office Furniture

 

I just want to say a heartfelt thanks to the team at Bluesafe. Thank you so much for your service, help and support… We passed our NDIS audit!

Dr Scott Ling
Sustain Health

 

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