Under the CDM 2015 (Construction Design and Management) Regulations a construction project is notifiable to the Health and Safety Executive if the construction work is expected to: last longer than 30 working days and have more than 20 workers working at the same time at any point on the project or exceed 500 person days.
The Client has a duty to appoint a Principal Designer for projects and we are able to provide Principal Designer services to Schools and Clients to facilitate this requirement on projects. Our work will typically include designing out risks and making risk assessments throughout the course of a project including at the early design stages. We can also advise on Contractor Appointment and their Health and Safety duties through the early and latter stages of a project.
The HSE states that Principal designers must:
If you would like to arrange a free Consultation to discuss your potential projects please contact us at our Oxford office 01865 955519 or our Cambridge office 01223 855906