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What To Expect From CDM 2014

29th August, 2012 - tag CDM

In this post we look at what we can expect from the proposed CDM 2014 regulations. You may have heard that there are plans to change the CDM regulations. With the government currently looking to kill off various regulations, particularly in the health and safety arena, is this the end of CDM?

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The Legal Requirement For A Health And Safety Policy

27th June, 2012 - tag Paperwork

What is the legal requirement for a health and safety policy? A health and safety policy is one of the primary documents all organisations should have in place. It sets out your health and safety objectives, responsibilities and arrangements, and guides your health and safety delivery.

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Does CDM Apply To My Construction Project?

15th June, 2012 - tag CDM

Does CDM apply to my construction project? This is a question we are often asked. The important thing to remember is that every project is a CDM project. The CDM regulations apply to every construction project in some way or another, regardless of the length of, or type of, project.

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Calculating The COSHH Regulations 8 Hour Time Weighted Average

17th April, 2012 - tag COSHH

Workplace exposure limits that apply under the COSHH regulations are subject to a time weighted average. The most common type of workplace exposure limit (WEL) is the 8 hour limit, or long term exposure limit. But how do you calculate the 8 hour time weighted average to stay under the limits?

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What To Do If Accidental Asbestos Exposure Occurs On Site

2nd March, 2012 - tag Asbestos

When asbestos materials are damaged they release tiny fibres which, if breathed in can cause serious and often fatal diseases. But what should you do if accidental asbestos exposure occurs on site? These simple steps can help protect your health if you think you have disturbed asbestos materials.

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