This safe work method statement SWMS details how specific risks associated with excavation, trenching and the location of underground services are to be managed and controlled. It outlines the common risks and dangers associated with this work and how to best control them. The control measures listed in this SWMS
This method statement outlines the procedure and methodology for the site compound set up, including Parking and Material Storage. Typically contracts manager, site agent, foreman and a suitably qualified ecologist is responsible for this activity. Other employees who are directly involved include plant operators, banksman, site supervisor and general operatives.