The Risk Toolbox contains supporting tools and materials that, together with the Western Australian Emergency Risk Management Guide and the WA Emergency Risk Management Local Government Handbook, have been developed to aid and assist in the emergency risk management process.
An Excel spreadsheet where you can input your data throughout the ERM process. This is your Risk Register and will do all mathematical calculations for you, including the assignment of risk levels. Two versions are available:
- Excel version 2007 or newer; and
- Excel version 2003 or older (this version has limited support for risk treatment and automated graphs).
WA Risk Register Tool - Excel version 2007 or newer.xlsm (688 KB)
WA Risk Register – Excel version 2003 or older.xls (429 KB)
After entering your population and gross area product for your local government area, this Excel tool will generate a consequence table that is specifically tailored to your community. You can also select your local government name from a drop down list to download a pre-populated consequence table for your area. This is printable in A3.
Custom Consequence Table
Enter the name of your LG (without "City/Town/Shire of") in the box below for a customised consequence table.
A generic consequence table is also available below.
Generic Consequence Table.xls (218 KB)
This workshop PowerPoint presentation can be used by facilitators during the workshop to introduce and explain the risk assessment process and ensure all steps are covered. All red coloured text should be changed to match your own context.
Workshop Presentation.ppt (3,675 KB)
A checklist for the materials required before and during the workshop.A checklist for the materials required before and during the workshop.
Workshop Checklist.xls (31 KB)
A template for a project plan which should be completed prior to commencing the ERM process.
A template document which should be completed when developing a hazard scenario
Project plan Template.doc (31 KB)
A template document which should be completed when developing a hazard scenario.
Hazard Scenario Template.doc (24 KB)
You can use this template to brainstorm different aspects that may be impacted by the emergency event for each impact area to help you with writing risk statements.
A template document where all risk statements can be written and then used by participants in the risk assessment workshops.
Available in A3 and A4 format.
Risk Statement Template for Workshop Participants A4.xls (40 KB)
Risk Statement Template for Workshop
Participants A3.xls (40 KB)
Two templates to create risk workshop agenda’s to assess one or two hazards.
The local level risk assessment summary document must be completed for all hazards assessed. This document details the hazards and their scenarios, workshop attendance, identified risks and preliminary treatment strategies.
Local Level Risk Assessment Summary Document.docx (93 KB)
Template for the quarterly report required to be completed by consultants engaged in ERM.
ERM Consultant Quarterly Report (17 KB)
A checklist of criteria for the final report produced by consultants engaged in ERM, for local government use.
Final Report Criteria (22 KB)
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