A safe work procedure (SWP) is a step by step sequence of instructions on how to complete a task safely. It is an integral part of the risk management process. A SWP outlines the hazards, risks and control measures to be applied to ensure the tasks/activity being performed to reduce the risk of injury. In comparison, a Safe Work Practice is a guideline of do’s and don’ts.

Section 7 – Program Element

Section 7 – Practices and Procedures

 

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