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    SAFE INSTALLATION OF PRE-CAST FLOORING

    Code of Practice for health and safety updated by industry federation

    In November 2017 the Precast Flooring Federation published its fourth edition of the Code of Practice for the Safe Installation of Precast Concrete Flooring and Associated Components.

    The Federation states that all clients, contractors and designers choosing precast concrete floors should specify the use of the Code of Practice as a means of meeting their obligations under the CDM 2015 regulations.

    This Code of Practice is one of many initiatives undertaken by the Federation covering health and safety, sustainability and quality.

    A pocket-sized abridged version has been produced for the first time to accompany the new fourth edition. The pocket-sized version summarises the key elements of the Code of Practice and is intended for site operatives and supervisors to use as an aide-memoire when installing precast concrete floors.

     

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