Safe erection of roof trusses

How to eliminate or reduce the workplace health and safety hazards of using roof trusses in domestic house construction.

Last updated

Jun 2017

Reading level

medium

File Type and Size

PDF, 200.84 kB

Document Length

3 pages

What it contains

This document advises employers about their occupational health and safety (OHS) duties for workers using roof trusses in domestic house construction. It includes a checklist to address safety risks and explains:

  • the OHS duties of employers in high risk construction work
  • what safety concerns to address
  • what to consider when using a crane
  • specific considerations for individual sites
  • training and supervision needed by workers