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Bricklaying SWMS

Bricklaying SWMS

PCBU responsibilities imposed by health and safety legislation require a person conducting a business or undertaking, e.g. bricklaying contractor carrying out high-risk construction work, to prepare safe work method statements that identify hazards and control risks.


  • Bricklaying safe work method statements identify safe work procedures that bricklaying contractors can implement to manage risks

  • Bricklaying SWMS authored by Workplace Health and Safety are compliant with WHS legislation and the risk management code of practice

SWMS Bricklaying

The purpose of a bricklaying safe work method statement is to communicate health and safety information to duty holders, e.g. PCBU, supervisors, and workers, to undertake high-risk construction work without risk to health and safety.


  • Bricklaying safe work method statements include risk control measures per the hierarchy of hazard controls to manage risk

Bricklaying SWMS Packages

Bricklaying SWMS packages are a great way to save money.

The bricklaying SWMS package or subby pack assists bricklaying contractors in demonstrating compliance with health safety and risk management procedures.

Safe Work Method Statements (SWMS)

The carpentry SWMS package consists of all carpentry safe work method statements per the carpentry SWMS pack focusing on worker safety, safe work practices and procedures.

OHS Management System 


WHS Management system implemented by a PCBU, e.g. carpentry contractors, ensure compliance with health and safety legislation.

The health and safety management system addresses the following WHS issues in the workplace. 


  • Contractor management  

  • Incident management 

  • Managing risks  

  • OHS Consultation  

  • WHS Compliance  

  • WHS Issues  

  • WHS Reporting 


The safety management system includes a workplace OHS reporting system that includes but is not limited to: 


  • Chemical hazard assessment form 

  • Electrical register 

  • Emergency drill evaluation form 

  • Emergency response checklist 

  • First aid register 

  • Hazard report form 

  • Hazardous chemical register 

  • Housekeeping checklist 

  • PPE Register 

  • Risk assessment form 

  • Safe work method statement template 

  • Toolbox meeting record 

  • Training attendance register 

  • Workplace incident report