Pre-construction advice

Pre-construction advice

Neil Munro Health & Safety

Pre-construction information is health and safety information that is already in the client’s possession or which is reasonably obtainable. It provides a basis for the preparation of the Construction Phase Plan (CPP).  It must be relevant, have an appropriate level of detail and be proportionate given the nature of risks to health or safety involved in the project. It is …

What should construction clients look for in a Principal Designer?

What should construction clients look for in a Principal Designer?

Ian Stone Health & Safety

A Principal Designer is appointed by the client to have control over a project’s Pre-Construction Phase. The Principal Designer can be an organisation – or on a smaller project an individual – that has: A technical knowledge of the construction industry which is relevant to the project The understanding and skills to manage and coordinate the pre-construction phase, including any …