Working on Footpaths


The Working on Footpaths Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS) outlines the main hazards and risks associated with the operation of mobile plant and vehicles on footpaths within the road corridor including collision with hidden obstructions, damage to vehicles and plant, work in outdoor conditions, traffic hazards and environmental hazards.

The SWMS provides details of the safety precautions (including clothing and PPE) required when working on footpaths and other areas within the road reserve