Balustrading and Stair Rails


The Balustrading and Stair Rails Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS) outlines the main hazards and risks associated with the installation of balustrades and railings on patios, landings, and stairs including risk of falls, hazardous manual tasks, use of power tools, and working in outdoor conditions.

The SWS provides details of the safety precautions (including personal protection) required when installing balustrades and stair rails.