What we cover in the Method Statement

What we cover in the Method Statement

All the normal subject lines are covered in the method statement,

If you want to just jump right in then head on over to where we have Method Statement Templates ready to use.

Subcontractor and contract details, Site contact, Personnel involved in the works, Site Supervisor, then there is the job description and an option of a photo of the works.

A list of training, work at height and all plant and equipment will be generated from the risk assessments, the the risk assessments themselves, we then get to the checkboxes sections where you can choose from the following

Training required
Safe Pass, Manual Handling, Abrasive Wheels, MEWP, Safety Harness, Fire Watch, Confined Space, CSCS , and any other Training can be typed in
PPE Required
Hard Hat, High Viz Clothing, Safety Boots, Safety Glasses, Gloves, Ear Protection, Dustmask, Respirator, Full Face Visor,
Work Hazards
Falls From Height, Working close to others, Falling Objects, Slips trips & falls, Dust, Manual Handling, Working in or around Machinery, Deep Excavations, Working on Energized Equipment, Hot Works (Welding, Cuttin,Grinding), Persons Entering the Workplace, Working with Cement, Nips & Cuts to Hands, Risk of Asbestos, WoodDust
Tools & Equipment
Use of Chain Slings etc., Power Tools, Extension Leads, Abrasive Wheels, Welder, Generator, Nail Gun, Circular Saw,
The use of Plant and Other Equipment on Site
Excavators, Dumper, Bulldozer, Telehandler, Tractor Lawn Mowers, Strimmers, Knapsack Sprayer, Lifting Equipment, Underground Services,  Overhead Cables.

Work at height is also covered:

MEWP, Mobile Tower, Scaffold, Podium Ladder, Ladder, Trestles, Step Ladder, Safety Netting, Bean Bags, Edge Protection & Safety Harness

You can the edit the Risk Assessments to suit the works, on the last page you can add a company logo if you wish and then after submitting the questionnaire a method statement will be emailed to you a few minutes later. Don’t forget to check your spam folder as sometimes it goes in there.

We think we should have the main things covered like Groundwork, Blocklaying, Roofing, Glazing, Plastering, Plumbing, Electrical, Flooring, Painting & Decorating, Gardening, Landscaping or Paving and are always adding to the list of Risk Assessments but if you think that something should be added then feel free to contact us.

Here is one that we made earlier using the tool, Its a fairly fictitious one but one should get the general idea.

 

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