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Tyre Changing – Tractor and Off-Road Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS)

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Tyre Changing – Tractor and Off-Road Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS)

Introducing our Safe Work Method Statement Template for Tyre Changing – Tractor and Off-Road – a great solution for businesses seeking a comprehensive and reliable safety plan for their operations. This template offers a range of features to help businesses ensure that their operations are safe and compliant with the relevant safety regulations.

Here are some of the key features of our Safe Work Method Statement Template:

  • Pre-filled and Comprehensive: Our template is pre-filled with all the necessary information and is designed to be comprehensive, covering all aspects of tyre changing for tractors and off-road vehicles.
  • Fully editable and customisable in Microsoft Word format for easy editing: Our template is easy to edit and customise to suit your specific needs. It comes in a Microsoft Word format, making it simple for you to update and tailor it to your particular project.
  • Includes the scope of the project and the project details: Our template includes a clear scope of the project and all the essential details that you need to ensure the safety of your employees.
  • Includes a checklist of any high-risk machinery on site: Our template features a checklist of any high-risk machinery on the site, ensuring that all the necessary precautions are taken.
  • Includes space for recording any staff training: Our template includes space for recording any staff training, making it easy for you to track the training requirements of your employees.
  • Includes before and after risk ratings: Our template includes before and after risk ratings, allowing you to track the effectiveness of your safety plan and make adjustments as necessary.
  • Includes resources for use of legislative references: Our template includes resources for the use of legislative references, making it easy for you to comply with the relevant safety regulations.
  • Includes all PPE required: Our template includes all the Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) required to ensure the safety of your employees.
  • Includes risk assessment and risk assessment matrix: Our template includes a risk assessment and risk assessment matrix, making it easy for you to identify potential hazards and develop strategies to mitigate them.
  • Includes a checklist to ensure all requirements have been covered when implementing the SWMS: Our template features a checklist to ensure that all the necessary requirements have been covered when implementing the SWMS.
  • Includes sign off page for all workers and responsible persons: Our template includes a sign-off page for all workers and responsible persons, ensuring that everyone involved is aware of the safety requirements and has agreed to follow them.
  • Easy to use, easy to customise: Our template is easy to use and easy to customise, making it the perfect solution for businesses of all sizes and industries.
  • Suitable for large contracts and tenders, including tier 1 contractual work: Our template is suitable for large contracts and tenders, including tier 1 contractual work, making it the perfect solution for businesses seeking a reliable safety plan for their operations.
  • Instantly delivered download: Our template is available as an instantly delivered download, so you can start using it right away.

In conclusion, our Safe Work Method Statement Template for Tyre Changing – Tractor and Off-Road is a helpful solution for businesses seeking a comprehensive and reliable safety plan for their operations. It is easy to use, easy to customise, and comes with a range of features to ensure the safety of your employees and compliance with relevant safety regulations. Get yours today and start ensuring the safety of your team!

Here is some safety information regarding tyre changing – tractor and off-road

Hazards

  • Crush injuries from vehicle or tyre movement
  • Struck by tyre or wheel components
  • Hand and finger injuries from tools and equipment
  • Exposure to dust, debris and hazardous substances
  • Slips, trips and falls

Precautions

  • Wear appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) such as safety glasses, gloves, and hard hats.
  • Ensure the vehicle is parked on level ground and the brakes are applied securely.
  • Use chocks or wedges to prevent the vehicle from moving.
  • Never work under a vehicle that is supported only by a jack.
  • Use lifting equipment such as jacks, hoists, or cranes to lift and support the vehicle.
  • Use the correct size and type of tyre for the vehicle.
  • Inspect the tyre, rim and valve stem for damage before fitting a new tyre.
  • Use appropriate tools and equipment, such as tyre levers and torque wrenches, to remove and fit the tyre.
  • Follow the manufacturer’s instructions and guidelines for the safe use of tools and equipment.
  • Dispose of old tyres and waste materials in accordance with environmental regulations.
  • Maintain a clean and tidy work area to reduce the risk of slips, trips and falls.

Procedure

  1. Conduct a risk assessment of the work area and surrounding environment.
  2. Identify the type and size of tyre to be replaced.
  3. Park the vehicle on level ground and apply the brakes securely.
  4. Use chocks or wedges to prevent the vehicle from moving.
  5. Remove the hubcap or wheel cover.
  6. Loosen the wheel nuts or bolts using an appropriate tool or equipment.
  7. Lift the vehicle using a jack, hoist or crane.
  8. Remove the wheel nuts or bolts and carefully remove the tyre and wheel from the vehicle.
  9. Inspect the rim and valve stem for damage and repair or replace as necessary.
  10. Fit the new tyre and wheel onto the vehicle and hand tighten the wheel nuts or bolts.
  11. Lower the vehicle onto the ground and remove the jack or lifting equipment.
  12. Use a torque wrench to tighten the wheel nuts or bolts to the manufacturer’s specifications.
  13. Replace the hubcap or wheel cover.
  14. Dispose of old tyres and waste materials in accordance with environmental regulations.
  15. Conduct a final inspection of the work area and surrounding environment to ensure it is safe for use.

Emergency Procedures In the event of an emergency, follow the site-specific emergency procedures. In case of injury, seek medical attention immediately.

Training and Competency All personnel involved in tyre changing on tractors and off-road vehicles must be trained and competent in the use of equipment and procedures to perform the task safely.

Review This Safe Work Method Statement must be reviewed and revised if there are changes to the work environment, equipment or procedures, or if incidents occur that indicate a need for revision.

Gary’s Safety Tips

G’day folks, it’s great to be with you all today. I want to talk about an important topic that can impact the safety and wellbeing of your employees, and that is providing training on Safe Work Method Statements (SWMS).

As business owners and managers, we have a duty of care to ensure our employees are working in a safe environment. One way to do this is by providing them with the necessary training to perform their tasks safely and efficiently. That’s where SWMS come in.

SWMS is a document that outlines the high-risk work activities that will be undertaken and the safety measures that need to be implemented to ensure those activities are completed safely. It’s a crucial document that helps identify and manage potential hazards and risks, reducing the likelihood of accidents and injuries.

Providing training to employees on SWMS is essential for several reasons. Firstly, it ensures that they understand the importance of SWMS and how it relates to their work. Employees who are aware of the risks and hazards associated with their tasks can take appropriate measures to mitigate those risks and ensure their safety.

Secondly, training on SWMS promotes a culture of safety in the workplace. When employees know that their employer is committed to their safety and wellbeing, they are more likely to be proactive in identifying potential hazards and reporting them promptly.

Thirdly, training on SWMS helps to prevent accidents and injuries. When employees understand the risks and hazards associated with their work activities and know the safety measures they need to implement, they are less likely to make mistakes or take unnecessary risks.

Now, let’s talk about how to provide effective training on SWMS. Here are some tips to help you get started:

  1. Identify the high-risk activities: The first step is to identify the high-risk activities that require SWMS. Once you have identified these activities, you can create SWMS documents for each of them.
  2. Develop training material: The next step is to develop training material that covers the SWMS documents. This could include videos, written materials, or presentations.
  3. Deliver the training: The training can be delivered in several ways, such as face-to-face sessions, online training, or a combination of both. It’s essential to ensure that the training is engaging and interactive to keep employees interested and motivated.
  4. Evaluate the effectiveness of the training: It’s crucial to evaluate the effectiveness of the training regularly. This can be done by monitoring the number of incidents and injuries in the workplace and conducting surveys to gather feedback from employees.
  5. Continuously improve: Finally, it’s important to continuously improve the training programme based on the feedback received. This could include updating the training material, incorporating new technology, or providing refresher training to employees.

In conclusion, providing training to employees on SWMS is essential to ensure their safety and wellbeing in the workplace. By creating a culture of safety and implementing effective training programs, we can reduce the likelihood of accidents and injuries, and create a safer workplace for everyone.

Remember, the safety of your employees should always be a top priority. So, let’s invest in the necessary training and resources to keep our workplaces safe and our employees healthy and happy.

Cheers to your success and the safety of your employees!

Cheers,

Tyre Changing – Tractor and Off-Road 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.

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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.

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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

 

Tyre Changing – Tractor and Off-Road 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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