What it contains

This document outlines the industry standards and occupational health and safety requirements (OHS) for workplaces when building steel structures. Use it to plan for each stage of structural steelwork, including design, fabrication, transportation and building.

It explains:

  • what the industry standards and occupational health and safety requirements (OHS) are for workplaces building steel structures
  • who has responsibilities for each stage of the steel construction project
  • how to plan for the design, fabrication and transport stages, including employees’ roles and how to manage risks
  • how to plan for the building stage, including employees’ roles, what documents are needed, how to develop a safe work method statement and managing risks