Classic Constructions WHS Plan and Policy Induction

Welcome to the WHS Plan
and Policy Induction

 

You are required to read our WHS policy, to understand our objectives and to understand YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES.

Course overview

Legal advice

Responsibilities

Have you understood our objectives and understood your responsibilities?

WHS training and qualifications (licences)

Do you have a General Construction Induction Card?

If you DO NOT hold a current NSW Contractors licence, can you...

ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT OF WORKS.

Site Contacts

Communications

Do you have a valid email address?

Insurances

Invoicing and Payment

Work Allocation

Work Orders

Provision of Construction Material and Equipment

If you are short of material and require more to be ordered by Classic Constructions, when should you advise the Site Supervisor?

HIGH RISK CONSTRUCTION WORK.

Safe Work Method Statements (SWMS) for high risk construction work

DO NOT COMMENCE HIGH RISK WORK WITHOUT A SWMS

Can you commence high risk work without a SWMS?

Which high risk items do I need a SWMS?

RISK MANAGEMENT.

RISK MANAGEMENT: HAZARD IDENTIFICATION, RISK ASSESSMENT AND RELEVANT CONTROLS

When should SSRA’s be completed?

WHS management plan

Have you been given a copy of the principal contractor's Site Safety Management Plan?

WORKING ON SITE.

Site safety signage

Do you know where the site emergency phone number is located?

Construction site security and fencing

Why is it important to secure the site security fencing at the end of each working day?

Construction Keys

Construction keys should be labelled?

Clean Site Policy and Waste

Coffee cups and Food scraps being left inside the house or garage will attract a Clean Site fine

Personal protective equipment (PPE)

When should personal protective equipment (PPE) be used?

UV protection (SUN SMART POLICY)

All workers should wear the appropriate UV protection, where and when required and regularly rehydrate themselves?

Site Toilets

Who is allowed to use the on site Toilet?

Contractor Parking

Can Contractors park on neighbouring properties without prior permission?

COMMON HAZARDS.

Electrical tools & equipment

How often should leads be tagged?

Ladders

What grade of ladder should be used?

Scaffolding & working at heights

Only licensed / competent scaffolder should alter or adjust scaffolding?

STAIRVOID PROTECTION SYSTEM & GUARDRAILS: Altering safety systems prohibited

If there are issues in reinstating the stair- void system or guardrails who must you call?

Working Alone: Legal Obligation to Worker

Is it a legal obligation to ensure the welfare of workers?

Excavations & Underground Services

Who’s responsibility is it to ensure Dial Before You Dig (DBYD) process is undertaken before digging on site?

Workplace Hazardous Substances

Where should Safety Data Sheets (SDS) be kept?

WORK BEHAVIOUR.

Workplace bullying, harassment, violence or discrimination

Workplace bullying, harassment, violence or discrimination – if you witness this what do you do?

Smoking and pets on site

Which of the following applies to Classic Constructions sites?

Alcohol & drugs

Consumption of alcohol or the taking of illicit drugs is forbidden on all construction sites?

ENVIRONMENT.

Environmental & safety Issues

Which environmental items do I need to notify the builder of an issue?

EMERGENCY PROCEDURES.

EMERGENCY PROCEDURES AND FIRST AID

In the event of a fire or evacuation what must you do?

ACCIDENTS, INCIDENTS & NEAR MISSES

When should incidents be reported?

NON COMPLIANCE.

SITE INSTRUCTION - NON-COMPLIANCE NOTICE

If you receive Non-Compliance Notice or verbal warning of non-compliance what may be the consequence?