Bricklaying checklist for builders and building trades contractors

How to protect the health and safety of employees and contractors who lay bricks as part of their job.
Last updated

Jun 2017

Reading level

easy

File Type and Size

PDF, 198.4 kB

Document Length

2 pages

What it contains

Builders and contractors who lay bricks as part of their job face many workplace health and safety risks. This checklist tells you how to:

  • make sure you’ve made enough space for safe brick deliveries
  • make sure cement mixers are used safely
  • make sure scaffolds are safely constructed
  • make sure bricklayers are safely using the scaffolding
  • safely set up and use barrow hoists
  • safely clean bricks
  • make sure bricklayers are protected from sunburn and heat