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PRODUCTS: ELIMINATING HEALTH RISKS BY DESIGN

Posted on 11th October 2017
Innovative product eliminates key hazards for CDM 2015 designers

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RAY O’ROURKE CALLS FOR SAFETY THROUGH DESIGN

Posted on 7th March 2017
Construction industry supremo deplores medieval ‘manual intervention’

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HSE TO INTERVENE WITH CDM CLIENTS AND DESIGNERS

Posted on 7th December 2016
hselogo1Construction industry plan to focus on CDM 2015, Health and SME’s

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TEMPORARY WORKS FAILURE LEAD TO DEATH

Posted on 3rd November 2016
TW on major project not built to safe design and checked

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015: GUIDES AND TEMPLATES

Posted on 27th October 2016
Summary of our advice and tools to aid CDM 2015 compliance

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DESIGNER DUTIES REGARDING TEMPORARY WORKS

Posted on 18th October 2016
Permanent works design must consider temporary works safety

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015: APS STATEMENT ON CDM

Posted on 6th October 2016
Association for Project Safety (APS) sets out CDM view one year on

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015 – COMPLIANCE CHECKLIST

Posted on 13th September 2016
Simple 3 page guide maps out key actions required across the project team

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CDM 2015: KEY QUESTIONS FOR PRINCIPAL DESIGNERS

Posted on 28th July 2016
Ten questions unlock door to Principal Designer CDM compliance

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CDM 2015: KEY QUESTIONS FOR DESIGNERS

Posted on 22nd July 2016
Ten questions unlock door to designer compliance with CDM 2015

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CDM REGULATION 2015: HEALTH THROUGH DESIGN

Posted on 4th July 2016
Client group leads the way designing for healthier projects

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CDM 2015: PRINCIPAL DESIGNER FUNCTION FALTERING

Posted on 5th June 2016
Survey reveals confusion and non-compliance over PD appointment

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015: DESIGNING IN THE DARK?

Posted on 13th January 2016
HSE criticised over lack of designer guidance on risk avoidance

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CDM REGULATION 2015: REPORTING DANGER

Posted on 2nd November 2015
‘Whistle blowing’ clause applies throughout a CDM 2015 project?

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015: HSE PUBLISH FURTHER FAQ’s

Posted on 20th October 2015
hselogo1New  CDM 2015 guidance now published on HSE website

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015: RECORDING BY DESIGNERS

Posted on 14th October 2015
New guidance puts added emphasis on ‘significant risk’ information

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015: HSE CHIEF – “DON’T PANIC”

Posted on 6th October 2015
Professional bodies should provide CDM 2015 advice for members

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015: ADVICE FOR PRINCIPAL DESIGNERS

Posted on 30th September 2015
Clarity is essential on power, responsibility, coordination and delivery

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015: GUIDANCE UPDATE

Posted on 15th September 2015
hselogo1HSE CDM 2015 Q&A Briefs published on CITB website

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GUIDANCE ON USING PERMANENT SUSPENDED ACCESS

Posted on 24th August 2015
Trade body publishes new guidance on working at height

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015: NEW HSE FAQS

Posted on 27th July 2015
hseinspectors1HSE provide greater clarity on ‘CDM Advisers’ and Principal Designers

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015: RIBA CONFRONT PD MYTHS

Posted on 12th July 2015
Principal Designer myths ‘dispelled’ by architects professional body

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015: WHAT DOES A PD LOOK LIKE?

Posted on 11th July 2015
designersPrincipal Designers must act the part and not the label

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015: PD PAID TO BE IN CONTROL?

Posted on 18th June 2015
Risk of serious non-compliance by CDM 2015 project clients

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015: WHO ARE DESIGNERS AND PDs?

Posted on 17th June 2015
hselogo1HSE seek move from external and individual delivery of coordination

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SAFETY THROUGH DESIGN: PAVING SLABS

Posted on 15th June 2015

Institute of Civil Engineers briefing on paving slabs health risks

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RIBA ENCOURAGE ARCHITECTS TO EMBRACE CDM 2015

Posted on 15th April 2015
Architect is “natural choice” for Principal Designer appointment

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015: DESIGNER RISK AVOIDANCE

Posted on 23rd March 2015
What CDM 2015 designers must do when preparing or modifying designs

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015: H&S FILE TEMPLATE

Posted on 9th March 2015
Principal Designers prepare to take over HSF duties under CDM 2015

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015: CLIENT PCI TEMPLATE

Posted on 6th March 2015
Clients assume legal responsibility for providing project information

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015: DESIGNER TRAINING EVENTS

Posted on 4th March 2015
Cost-effective events for CDM 2015 Designers and Principal Designers

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015: NEW DESIGNER DUTIES

Posted on 16th February 2015
Designers face tougher test under revised CDM Regulations

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015: CHOOSING THE TEAM

Posted on 13th February 2015
How to secure CDM 2015 skills etc. and organisational capability

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015: CAN YOU BE PRINCIPAL DESIGNER?

Posted on 12th February 2015
Clients consider who to appoint in new safety through design role

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015: MADE SIMPLE

Posted on 29th January 2015
Key clauses of CDM 2015 Regulations summarised

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015: PRINCIPAL DESIGNER ROLE

Posted on 23rd January 2015
Principal Designers to be placed at the heart of project safety

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015: HSE LEGAL GUIDANCE

Posted on 9th January 2015
cooperation2Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 now available

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CDM REGULATONS 2015: INDUSTRY GUIDANCE

Posted on 9th January 2015
cooperation2Industry guidance for Principal Designers and others goes live

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015: HSE & INDUSTRY GUIDES

Posted on 7th January 2015
hselogo1HSE Regulations and Industry CDM Guidance imminent

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HOARDING COLLAPSE TRAPPED TWENTY SHOPPERS

Posted on 4th December 2014
Fit-out firm failed to erect fit for purpose site fencing

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ARCHITECTS PROSECUTED OVER LACK OF INFORMATION

Posted on 27th November 2014
Information on flammability of timber frame not provided to contractor

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015: DEMANDING ROLES FOR ALL

Posted on 24th November 2014
cooperation2New project H&S obligations remain on course for April 2015

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015: STAR ROLE FOR PD

Posted on 7th November 2014
CDM 2015 proposals may go beyond requirements of EU Directive

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015: TOUGH TIME FOR DESIGNERS

Posted on 31st October 2014
HSE proposals for revision will result in more ‘absolute’ designer duty

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DESIGNERS FACE HSE INVOICES OVER NON-COMPLIANCE

Posted on 30th October 2014
HSE call for design decisions justified by “risk rather than cost”

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PRODUCT HIGHLIGHT: SAFER GUTTER CLEANING

Posted on 20th October 2014

Equipment enables avoidance of work at height

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SAFETY THROUGH DESIGN AUSTRALIAN STYLE

Posted on 2nd October 2014
designersFree ebook on ‘safe design in practice’ for down under designers

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CDM REGULATIONS 2015: CONSULTATION RESULTS

Posted on 8th August 2014
hselogo1New regulations set to proceed as drafted with ‘mini’ ACOP

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MAJOR CONTRACTOR CALLS ON DESIGNERS TO DO MORE

Posted on 25th June 2014
Safe digging not enough to reduce underground service strikes

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PRODUCTS: KERB REDUCES RISK THROUGH DESIGN

Posted on 27th May 2014
Silica hazard removed and manual handling risks reduced

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