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What is a CDM Principal Designer

What is Expected of a CDM Principal Designer A Principal Designer must plan, manage, monitor and coordinate the pre-construction phase of a project, taking into account the general principles of prevention to ensure that so far as is reasonably practicable, the project is carried out without risks to health or safety; A Principal Designer must plan,… Read the Full Post

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Trimming The Risk Areas From Tree Surgery

Tree Surgery Injuries a cause for major concern In a previous blog post I have mentioned my concern, shared with many within the health and safety industry, that the number of injuries and fatalities which occur within the construction industry is far too high. However, there is another industry in which the proportion of injuries… Read the Full Post

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Using Chemicals at Work

When using chemicals at work it is important to be aware of the laws surrounding health and safety.  There are many industries that have to use hazardous liquids and materials, or that create them through a process.  There are many different types of jobs where chemicals are present including Lab technicians Employees working in a… Read the Full Post

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