Safety and emergencies

  • Access rulesFrom 23 March 2012, all Power and Water Corporation staff and contractors will need to be authorised to work on Power and Water apparatus under a new set of Access Rules (AR).
  • Contractor Occupation, Health, Safety & Environment Management Procedure    PDF - 137.2 KBQDOC2006/69 - This procedure provides guidelines to Power and Water Corporation personnel and Contractors to manage the OHS and environmental aspects of contracts, contract works, and contractor personnel, including specification, evaluation, management, monitoring, and review.
  • Danger in the water pipe    PDF - 87.6 KBA guide for plumbers undertaking works on residential properties to highlight the risks of receiving an electric shock through metallic water pipes due to faults occurring at the customer’s private property, the neighbouring property or from the main power supply in the street.
  • Emergency Response Procedure    PDF - 178.3 KBEmergency management is the development of an effective incident response system that focuses on controlling the event, protecting employees, visitors, the general public, PWC buildings and plant, and the external environment.
  • Get Set for the Wet+Summer    PDF - 8.2 MBYour guide to staying safe and being prepared this wet season/summer
  • Guidelines for Identification of Asbestos Cement Pipes    PDF - 53.2 KBThese guidelines list suitable precautions for working with asbestos cement pipes
  • Guidelines for Managing Asbestos Containing Material in the workplace    PDF - 58.1 KBThese Guidelines have been developed to assist Power and Water Corporation (PWC) staff in the ongoing management and control of Asbestos Containing Materials (ACM) in the workplace.
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Procedure and Minimium Dress Code    PDF - 39.6 KBThis procedure lists the necessary personal protective equipment to be worn on our worksites
  • Worksite Online Induction - how to guide    PDF - 588.9 KBA user's guide to the online induction to Power and Water worksites