Fall prevention

Everything about fall prevention in one place.

Falls from height statistics

* WorkSafe fatalities data (December 2019 - December 2023)
** WorkSafe compensation claim data (November 2019 - November 2023)

Safe work method statements (SWMS)

Learn about how and when to prepare and use a safe work method statement (SWMS) for high-risk construction work (HRCW).

More about SWMS

Fall prevention awareness poster

Download a poster to remind your workers about the risks of falls from heights and to direct them to more information on safety controls.

Download poster

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