SWMS Concrete Spraying

SWMS Cabinet Makers

What are the tasks involved?
What are the hazards and risks?
How will hazards and risks be controlled?
(describe the control measures and how they will be used)
Think about the worksite and each stage of the project, including preparation and clean-up.
Visually inspect the site to determine location of excavation, noting access points.
Falls, trips and slips
Conduct a site risk assessment
Set up the concrete pump and lay out sufficient length of hose to reach the area of the excavation.
UV exposure
Falls, trips and slips
Strains
Wear sun cream and hat
Maintain good housekeeping
Complete manual handling training.
Connect lengths of hose, install spray nozzle, check spray pattern and pump pressure.
Chemical exposure
UV exposure
Falls, trips and slips
Strains
Breathing in fumes
Acid burns
Wear correct PPE
Wear sun cream and hat
Maintain good housekeeping
Complete manual handling training.
Ensure adequate ventilation
Wear correct PPE
Spray to the required thickness and shape. Refer to the specifications and plans.
Chemical Exposure
UV exposure
Falls, trips and slips
Strains
Breathing in fumes
Acid burns
Heat Stress
Wear correct PPE
Wear sun cream and hat
Maintain good housekeeping
Complete manual handling training
Use correct PPE and safe work proc.
Wear correct PPE
Provide shade, ventilation and safe work procedures
Cut and smooth the sprayed concrete to the desired shape including area’s such as the skimmer box, bond beam, swim out and steps.
Falls, trips and slips
Cuts and abrasions
Strains
Falls into unfilled pool structure
Drowning in partially filled pool
Maintain good housekeeping
Wear correct PPE
Complete manual handling training
Install temporary / permanent barrier or cover
Clean up the site.
Falls into open pit
UV exposure
Falls, trips and slips
Strains
Ensure provision of tem./perm. barrier
Wear sun cream and hat
Ensure good housekeeping
Complete manual handling training
Move equipment off the site and load onto transport.