Health & Safety resource
This section of the site provides practical advice and guidance on the essential health and safety issues affecting the construction industry with the following aims to;
- develop a positive health and safety culture;
- minimise health and safety risks and devise strategies to minimise risk;
- reduce accidents and ill health; and
- meet client demands and maintain credibility for the construction industry;
The Strategic Forum would like to thank the contributing companies and organisation for their support.
|Behavioural safety||Excavators||Considerate Constructors Scheme|
|Site safety briefings||Qualifying the workforce|
|Employee involvement||Tower crane safety||Respect for People|
The Considerate Constructors Scheme is the national initiative, set up by the construction industry, to improve its image.
Sites that register with the Scheme sign up and are monitored against a Code of Considerate Practice, designed to encourage best practice beyond statutory requirements.
Falls from height
Falls from vehicles
Information website providing information on building materials, the process of exposure, and some specific cases.