Work Method Statements

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The Work Method Statement Work Instruction provides information about work method statements, including how they are developed and maintained. The Work Instruction is supported by a work method statement template, review checklist, and field checklist.

The below documents set out general safety requirement (please click on hyperlinks to view the documents)

Number Title Last Updated Version
Work Method Statements
WHS-WI-009 Air and Power Tools 01 Apr 2016
1.0
WHS-WI-212 Asbestos 08 Mar 2016 2.0
WHS-WI-214 Chemicals 09 Feb 2016 1.1
WHS-WI-005 Confined Spaces 14 Apr 2016 1.0
WHS-FM-005 Confined Spaces Entry Permit 14 Apr 2016 1.0
WHS-WI-500 Electrical and Signalling Work 14 Dec 2016 1.0
WHS-WI-012 Excavation 14 Apr 2016 1.0
WHS-WI-011 Heights (including work on ladders) 07 Apr 2016 1.0
WHS-WI-007 Hot Works 14 Apr 2016 1.0
WHS-WI-483 LP Gas BBQ 03 Mar 2017 1.0
WHS-WI-006 Manual Tasks 01 Apr 2016 1.0
WHS-WI-313 Needle Stick Injuries 03 Sep 2015 2.0
WHS-WI-002 Plant & Equipment - Loading / Unloading 19 Apr 2016 5.0
WHS-WI-003 Plant & Equipment - Servicing / Refuelling 19 Apr 2016 1.0
WHS-WI-131 Plant & Equipment - Using Mobile Plant - Fixed worksite 09 May 2016 7.0
WHS-WI-132 Plant & Equipment - Using Mobile Plant - Linear worksite 09 May 2016 2.0
WHS-WI-133 Plant & Equipment - Using Mobile Plant - Maintenance worksites 09 May 2016
2.0
WHS-WI-010 Plant & Equipment - Vehicle Recovery 06 May 2016 1.0
WHS-WI-315 Personal Protective Equipment 08 Mar 2016 2.0
RLS-PR-001 Railway Track Signals 19 Dec 2014 1.0
WHS-WI-004 Underground / Overhead Services 26 Apr 2016 1.0
WHS-WI-008 Vegetation Management 26 Apr 2016 3.0
WHS-WI-001 Work in the Rail Corridor 28 Apr 2016 5.0
Task Based Work Method Statements
WHS-WI-050 AK Car 20 Feb 2017 2.0
WHS-WI-100 Cut Rail using a Rail Saw 28 Apr 2016 3.0
WHS-WI-150 Flashbutt Welding Operations Port Augusta Depot 28 Jun 2017 2.0
WHS-WI-200 Road / Rail Vehicles 09 May 2016 1.0
WHS-WI-300 Shoulder Ballast Cleaning (specific to SBC34) 25 May 2016 1.0
WHS-WI-400 Vehicle Loading Cranes 07 May 2016 4.0

Business Unit Safety and Environment teams can provide advice and assistance in relation to work method statements.  Specific comments on work method statements can also be sent to wmsconsultation@artc.com.au