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    HSE SUMMARY OF CONSTRUCTION SECTOR HARM

    Infographic provides insight into industry priority hazards

    On the 10th January 2018 we reported the HSE launch of the Construction Industry Advisory Network (CONIAN), a “new advisory network” aimed at giving all areas of the construction industry a voice. The network is aimed at bringing together a wider representation of organisations and workers from across the construction industry.

    The launch of CONIAN included an HSE Construction Industry Risk Profile Infographic which provides a summary of the harm caused during construction work. HSE stressed that the injury statistics represented by the Infographic are:

    “preliminary findings from 1000 randomly selected RIDDOR reports and consequently the figures may change when the full data set is analysed. The risk profile does not reflect the self-reported types of accident used in official HSE statistics, but instead is a novel assessment of accident causation using a classification system currently being developed by the HSE construction division.”

    Readers might find the Infographic a useful summary of the most significant causes of harm caused by work in construction sector.

    Our summary of the CDM Regulations 2015 below illustrates how the regulations are designed to structure the actions required to minimise the harm caused.

     

    Based on HSE preliminary findings from the analysis of 1000 randomly selected RIDDOR reports

     

     

    PP CONSTRUCTION SAFETY LTD – REPRESENTATION OF THE KEY ELEMENTS OF CDM REGULATIONS 2015

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