Health and safety in the construction industry
Building Safety Regulator
The Building Safety Act names HSE as the new Building Safety Regulator. It also introduces new duties relating to fire and structural safety. The new duties, and BSR's services, will become operational over the next few years.
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Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015
The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 (CDM 2015) come into force in Great Britain on 6 April 2015. They set out what people involved in construction work need to do to protect themselves from harm and anyone the work affects.
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- Small builder
- Commercial client
- Domestic client
- Principal designer
- Principal contractor
- Construction worker
Health & safety topics
- How to manage your site safely
- Understand the health risks overview from construction work activities
Managing construction health risks
There have been big improvements over recent years in reducing the number and rate of injuries to construction workers.