Method Statement For General Building Work

By: Admin

Method Statement

Contract Name:

Ref:

 

Description of Works:

(Main objective)

Small Building Works

 

Expected Start and End Dates:

Assessment Date:

Assessed By:

Approved By:

Associated Health, Safety and Environmental Assessments:-

( Risk Assessments, COSHH Assessments etc)

RA- Slips trips and falls, Work at Height, Manual Handling, Abrasive Wheels.

 

Reducing  Risk

Steps that can be taken to reduce risks associated with this task/s

Ø       Strict PPE and constant supervision.

Ø       Uses of propriety scaffolding systems and/or airbags.

Ø       Trained and experienced persons to undertake required works.

Labour:-

( Number of persons)(If Required List All Labour and their trades)

 

5 with 7 Max

 

Plant, Tools & Equipment:-

(List all)

Chemicals:-

(Ensure COSHH completed if reqd.)

Hand Tools/ Power Tools (110V)

General builders equipment

Short step ladders

Trestles/work platforms.

 

COSHH completed for Products used if required.

 

 

Welfare Facilities :

(Toilets, Washing Facilities & Drinking Water)

First Aid Facilities:

(First Aider, Location of First Aid Box)

 

Onsite Mobile unit ( mobile home)

Services toilets.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

First Aid box and named first aider info within site mobile unit.

Work Method

(Key steps & stages of the work required)

 

Ø       Each stage is to be planned and work carried out in a logical manner.

Ø       All existing services to be isolated and checked before works.

Ø       Works will be carried out by trained and experienced persons

Ø       Scaffolding erected by qualified persons, to be inspected daily

Ø       No un-authorized persons allowed on site during works, steps to be taken to ensure public are kept out of work areas.

Ø       Area Inspected before works commence daily, and at suitable intervals during the day.

Ø       Any work on ladders/scaffold to be planned, floors to be level and

Ø       Warning signs if required.

Ø       PPE to be worn at all times. (personal protective equipment) Gloves, face masks etc.

Ø       All areas to be kept clean and tidy at all times to reduce tripping and slipping.

Ø       All waste materials to be placed in designated skips and removed by licensed waste carriers only.

 

 

 

 

Briefing or Tool Box Talk record

(This method statement should be used to brief all persons involved in the works. They should add their name and signature to show they have received and understood this method statement.)

 

NAME

 

Signature

 

Date

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

             

 

About the Author:

Admin


This Article is Brought to you by:

Building and Construction Method Statements and Risk Assessments


Method Statement Template Related Articles:

How Detailed Should A Method Statement Be? Part 2

Previously we discussed a basic method statement, here we will use an example thats much more advanced. In the example "Shop Fitting" there are various trades required and each phase of work has had a risk assess...

By: Admin

What exactly is a Method Statement?

What exactly is a Method Statement? ...

By: Method-Statement-Template.co.uk

Building & Construction Mega Pack

We are pleased to report that we have just updated our popular Builders Mega Pack. This Pack of very useful Method Statements, Risk Assessments & COSHH Assessments now contains over 50 documents, Priced normally at 149.99 w...

By: NJG

Updated Health and Safety Related News:

Health and safety gone a ?small bit over the top? - Limerick councillor

WHEN A councillor rang the area?s road department at 11.30pm to respond to a tree blocking a road he was told they couldn?t come out until daybreak, heard a Cappamore/Kilmallock municipal area meeting...


PerkinElmer Named 2014 ?Company of the Year? by Instrument Business Outlook

PerkinElmer, Inc. , a global leader focused on improving the health and safety of people and the environment, today announced that it has been named 2014 ?Company of the


PerkinElmer Announces Financial Results for the Fourth Quarter of 2014

PerkinElmer, Inc. , a global leader focused on improving the health and safety of people and the environment, today reported financial results for the fourth quarter end



More Resources: