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Buy this book in print. Part of the ICE manuals series, ICE manual of health and safety in construction , Second edition is the essential reference for clients, project managers, designers, contractors and sub-contractors. Key features: Internationally applicable practical advice is illustrated using case study examples. Explains how to design safer projects to minimise and manage hazards to workers and the public. Summary of main points at the end of every chapter.
It is also of great value to those working in the construction industry at all levels, particularly construction site managers and foremen. As it has become a significant work of reference for managers with health and safety responsibilities, it is a matter of prime importance that it should be kept up to date, as far as is possible, with new legislation and recent developments. There has been concern for some time at the poor record of health and safety in the construction industry and although performance has got better over recent years, there is still room for improvement. The legal health and safety requirements for all places of work are numerous and complex; it is the intention of the authors to offer an introduction to the subject for all those-. Health and safety is well recognized as an important component of the activities of any organization, not only because of the importance of protecting people from harm but also because of the growth in the direct and indirect costs of accidents. These costs have increased more dramatically than the rate of retail price inflation by a considerable amount in the last few years as the number of civil claims and awards have risen each year.
The Construction Health and Safety Manual is our most comprehensive health and safety guide. It's a must-have for every construction worker and helps you recognize and protect yourself against health and safety hazards. Order a hard-copy version of the manual M or click on the links below to download individual chapters. However, the material has not been updated and we no longer offer a hard-copy version of this manual. Many of chapters below are also available to download in French.
On the shop floor or construction site, your employees — both staff and sub-contractor personnel — must work together using various materials and equipment. Accidents may have disastrous consequences for employees, bystanders and your organization. Our health, safety and environment management provides coordination and monitoring to ensure the health and safety of your workers and compliance with HSE construction requirements. Whether you are a building commissioner, main contractor or construction company, we can help you:. As a leading supplier of health, safety and environment management we offer you unrivaled expertise, resources and expertise. Plus, with our unique global reach, we can dispatch experienced and qualified safety coordinators to your building site or factory — wherever your operations are based.
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