Construction site safety - Legal and management (GE700As/21)

Construction site safety - Legal and management (GE700As/21)

This standalone publication provides practical and authoritative advice on relevant areas of the law and how to manage them within the existing legal framework and industry requirements. Designed for company directors, supervisors and small businesses within the construction industry, it provides information on what the law requires and the main legislation that applies to construction. It is the official reference material for the Site Safety Plus Director's role for health and safety (DRHS) , a one-day course for company directors.

GE700As explains how to manage health and safety in a business, the methods of assessing risk and developing safe systems of work, accident prevention and investigation, and some ways to monitor and maintain the controls needed on site. A FREE to access companion website supports the publication and provides updates to the current edition along with the latest advice, guidance and links to related websites. You can also download GE700's free interactive checklists and forms, designed to help with day-to-day site management. These are user-friendly and quick to complete, making the recording of important information a simple process. To preview the GE700 companion website click here.

GE700As content has been reviewed and updated, where necessary, to ensure information reflects current legislation and good practice.

This standalone publication is also available as part of the Construction site safety - The comprehensive guide (GE700) box set.

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What information does it offer?

• Health and safety law.
• The Health and Safety at Work etc. Act.
• Construction (Design and Management) Regulations.
• Health and safety management systems.
• Risk assessments, method statements and permits to work.
• Induction and training.
• Communication with non-English speaking workers.
• Behavioural safety.
• Leadership and worker engagement.
• Inspections and audits.
• Statutory forms, notices and registers.
• Accident prevention and control.
• Accident reporting and investigation.

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All of the content of Construction site safety - Legal and management (GE700As/21) in a download format.
• Handy for use on and off site.
• User-friendly navigation with animated, page-turn design.
• Keyword search facility with highlighted results.
• The checklists and forms are available as interactive PDFs, for you to populate and print copies, as required.
• Can be downloaded on up to three devices. 

What are the system requirements?

Minimum PC system requirements:

Operating system: Windows® 7, 8, 8.1 or 10 (not Windows® RT or S)

Processor: Pentium® (2009) / Core i3® 2 GHz or equivalent

Memory: 2 GB

Disk space: At least 10 GB free recommended

Screen resolution: 1024 x 768 or greater

Graphics: Any Direct3D® 9 compatible, 128 MB

Internet: Broadband internet connection required for installation, updates, web media and links.

Other: DirectX® 9.0c or higher. Internet Explorer® 9 or higher. Adobe Reader® and Microsoft PowerPoint® required to view some content.

Older versions of Windows® have not been tested and are not supported. Not compatible with macOS®, instead users should use the dedicated viewer for macOS® available from the AppStore. Not compatible with Linux.

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