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Will the Delayed CDM 201X Regulations Be Law by April 2015?

CDM 201X Regulations The much awaited ‘CDM 201X’ consultation is currently underway. The consultation started on 31st March and ends on 6th June, which means you barely got a month to participate in the consultation. The consultation is open to the public. The drafting of the new Construction (Design and Management) Regulations document started sometime… Read the Full Post

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Has Health and Safety Taken a Step Too Far?

A Case of the Wrong Type of Rescue Equipment Alison Hume’s Life Could Have Been Saved. Has Health and Safety Taken a Step Too Far? In the news last week there was the story about the tragic and preventable death of Alison Hume who dies in July 2008. The 44 year old mother fell down… Read the Full Post

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CDM Designers Risk Register

CDM Designer Risk Register for you (Free) A CDM Designers Risk Register is to be regarded as a management tool for the identification and elimination/reduction of hazards and risks associated with the de project. The Designers Risk register can be used to create a single document where all significant design risks can be identified, collated,… Read the Full Post

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Construction Design and Management Regulations Presentation

Construction Design And Management Regulations (Cdm2007) A Brief Overview View more presentations from David Cant.

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Contractors Role and part 2 CDM Regulations

Duties of Contractors What Contractors must do for all Projects (Part 2 CDM Regulations) Contractors must ensure: Clients are aware of their duties. Not start work until they have obtained the pre-construction information from the client (or PC). Plan, manage and monitor their own work to make sure that their workers are safe. Ensure they… Read the Full Post

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Principal Contractors Role in line with part 3 CDM Regulations

Are you a Client and need construction work done? well the CDM Regulations 2007 provide for a number of duty holders involved within the construction industry one of which is the Principal Contractor which a client must appoint for all notifiable construction work and appoint as soon as is practicable. What Principal Contractors must do for… Read the Full Post

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ACOP C Guide for CDM Coordinators

 ACOP – Approved  Code of Practice C Guide for CDM Coordinators The Association for project safety (APS) have produced a a very useful publication ” The Guide to the Management of  CDM Coordination” which follows the same style and format as the original guide for Planning Supervisors under the old CDM regulations 1994 but it has been… Read the Full Post

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