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Flashcards in Health and Safety Deck (7):
1

What are the client duties under cdm 2015?

Clients now responsible for design work
Welfare facilities
Allocating time and resource
Appointing contractors and designers with appropriate skill levels

2

What makes a project cdm notifiable?

More than 30 days continuously on site with 20 men or

500 man hours

3

What is the over arching health and safety act?

Health and safety at work at 1974

4

What RICS guidance is available on health and safety?

RICS Surveying Safely 2011

5

Principles of the h&s act 1974

Put responsibility on employers, employees and contractors
Unlimited fines and 2 years imprisonment
Link to cdm regs

6

What are the principal designer duties?

Plan manage monitor Heath and safety in the pre construction phase

Liaise with principal contractor on how to mitigate h&s risks

7

Is there any guidance available on the new cdm regs?

Yes - RICS publication 2015 "managing h&s in construction"