House construction

Applying the information and templates in this guide will help keep you, your workers and others safe.

Injuries to construction workers on smaller building projects have been reduced in recent years however, a number of serious issues continue to affect these workers. It's important we do everything possible to reduce risks while on site.

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1. Housing industry site safety pack

If you're a small subcontractor (up to 10 workers) working in the residential construction sector these templates can help you to meet your work health and safety responsibilities and assist you to ensure a safer site.

Authorities, clients and principal contractors may require evidence of your WHS system. If you use these templates as directed you will be more able to provide the necessary documents.

You can download the housing industry safety pack., or each template can be downloaded individually using the links below.

Your business details template
Your roles and responsibility template
Your WHS policy template
Your site-specific risk assessment template
Your safe work method statement (SWMS) template
Your tool box talk template
Your worker training register
Your electrical test and tag register
Your hazardous chemicals register
Your incident and injury register