Demolition work can be extremely dangerous if strict Work Method Statement are not followed. Following an OHS Safe Work Procedure will limit the risks associated with demolition via ensuring correct methods are in place and safety equipment equipped for the job.
This procedure is ready to use and comes in an MS Word format for easy editing to suit your specific job.
Additional Safety Notes
Before Commencing Demolition Work:
Development approval has been granted.
Approval has been granted from the owner to proceed.
Building owner has provided a building report of any contained asbestos materials
Existing plans (if available) to identify structural systems. If plans are not available consult with a structural engineer.
Identify the plant and equipment to be used.
Safe means of access and egress to the site and for adjoining buildings and areas such as common use parks.
Any possible environmental impacts from the demolition.
Site Safety & Security
The Safety Procedure includes:
|Asbestos Removal - Friable|
|Asbestos Removal - Non Friable|
|Backhoe or Front End Loader|
|Bob Cat & Skid Steer|
|Cleaning Up Building Sites|
|Concrete Preperation and Laying|
|Hiab Crane or Truck Loading Crane|
|Incident Report Form|
|Installing Roof Insulation (Batts)|
|Job Safety Analysis|
|Permit To Work|
|Operating Power Tools|
|Tilt Up Pre-Cast Concrete Panels|
|Underground Cable Locating|
|Vehicle Accident Procedure|
|Waterproofing Bathroom and Laundries|
|Working Around Electricity|