A growing set of free health and safety resources, courtesy of Cenheard.
Introduction Where a client requires more than one contractor for their project, they must appoint a principal designer. The principal designer role replaces the coordinators role under CDM 2007. Principal designer’s manage the pre-construction phase of a project, while principal … Read More
Introduction As well as legal requirements being placed on the employer and employee relationship, legal requirements are also placed on clients and their contractors. The legal requirements placed on clients and their contractors are covered under the construction (design and … Read More
Introduction The workplace (health, safety and welfare) regulations of 1992 apply to all aspects of the work environment. Requirements on employers Effective ventilation. Regulation 6 – The Workplace (Health, Safety and Welfare) Regulations 1992 A reasonable temperature. Regulation 7 – … Read More
Introduction Guidance to the provision and use of work equipment regulations of 1998, emphasises that the risk assessments made under the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations, will help employers select suitable work equipment. Requirements on employers Regulation … Read More