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Electric Chainsaw SOP

Electric Chainsaw SOP

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The chainsaw SOP identifies chainsaw hazards with operating a chainsaw per chainsaw risk assessment, including risk controls per standard operating procedures for how to use a chainsaw.

  • SOP Health and Safety Information

    SOP Chainsaw


    A SOP standard operating procedure for using a chainsaw: 


    • Provides key safety information from the operational safety instructions on operating a chainsaw both before and during operation 
    • Ensures workers can identify hazards and manage risks involved with chainsaw operation 
    • Provides workers with information, instruction, and training for using a chainsaw


    SOP for Chainsaw


    SOPS document for using a chainsaw encompasses hazard identification, risk assessment for chainsaw, and control methods per SOP best practices. 


    • Chainsaw safety for how to use a chainsaw safely per a chainsaw operation risk assessment


    Chainsaw SOP Content 


    SOPS are specific to a process with the SOP content of the chainsaw SOP addressing the health and safety issues relating to: 


    • WHS Consultation 
    • Pre operational checks on equipment 
    • Procedure for reporting faulty equipment 
    • Safeguarding requirements, e.g. equipment guards fitted to chainsaw 
    • Plant design for an electric chainsaw 
    • Inspecting and changing a chain saw chain
    • Safety for power tools  
    • Chainsaw operation
    • Workplace hazards 
    • Work at height
    • Managing risks of hazardous chemicals in the workplace 
    • Hazardous manual handling tasks 
    • PPE requirements for using a chainsaw 
    • Health and safety training for workers 
    • Workplace housekeeping 
    • Legislative and regulatory requirements 
    • Monitoring compliance in the workplace 
    • Includes risk matrix table 


    WHS Reporting Requirements 


    WHS Record keeping requirements and reporting obligations for compliance with WHS legislation obligate a person conducting a business or undertaking to maintain WHS records. 


    Health and safety records that must be retained for a chainsaw SOP would include: 


    • Risk assessment form template to record unidentified hazards, potential risks and specific control measures 
    • Change control management form for the communication of controls to be implemented for identified hazards 
    • SOP Sign off sheet for task based activity to which the standard operating procedure relates 


    Ready to Use Chainsaw SOP 


    Save time and money with the health and safety sop template for using a chainsaw. 


    SOP Compliance with WHS Legislative Requirements is simple


    • We embed the business details and logo you supply in the standard operating procedure for statutory compliance 
    • We email you the ready to use standard operating procedure SOP 


    All you have to do is 


    • Complete the principal contractor details or PCBU details 
    • Specify the workplace address to which the SOP relates
    • Nominate your contact person 
    • Complete WHS/OHS forms used in the workplace, e.g. risk assessment form


    Safety Toolbox Talks 


    • A chainsaw standard operating procedure makes for an excellent toolbox talk topic at a toolbox meeting
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