Log Splitter


The Log Splitter Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS) outlines the main hazards and risks associated with the operation of log splitters used to split timber blocks for use as firewood, etc., including hazardous manual tasks, moving parts of machinery in operation, mobile plant and vehicles, and working in outdoor conditions.

The SWMS provides details of the safety precautions (including personal protection) required when using when operating log splitters.