Safe erection of structural steel for buildings: Industry standard

Practical guidance for the design, fabrication, transportation and erection of steel members for buildings.

Last updated

May 2009

Reading level

difficult

File Type and Size

PDF, 3.46 MB

Document Length

37 pages

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