Australian Standard AS 3850-2003 Tilt-up Concrete Construction - Western Australia

Description

You may be required to comply with this code if you are an employer or contractor and undertake any concrete tilt up work at your workplace or manufacture tilt-up concrete panels.

You must ensure that the:

  • Design and drawings;
  • Materials, components and equipment used in the manufacturing;
  • Manufacturing;
  • Transport, cranage, temporary storage and trection; and
  • Design, construction and removal of temporary bracing and fixing;

of tilt-up concrete panels complies with this standard.

This standard sets out the requirements for the planning, design, casting, transportation and erection of tilt-up panels.

This standard does not apply to other precast concrete members such as columns, beams, flooring panels and fade panels that are not rotated about one edge and / or temporarily braced before being incorporated into the final structure.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

Act(s) name

Occupational Safety and Health Act 1984 WA

Regulation(s) name

Occupational Safety and Health Regulations 1996 WA

Administering agency

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

WorkSafe

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

General Enquiries

WorkSafe

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Operating address: Level 1, Mason Bird Building
303 Sevenoaks Street
Cannington
Western Australia 6107
Mailing address: Locked Bag 14
Cloisters Square PO
Western Australia 6850
Phone: 1300 307 877
Phone: 08 6251 2200
Email: safety@dmirs.wa.gov.au
Website: WorkSafe Western Australia (Opens in new window)