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HSE Construction Division Plan of Work 2011/2012

Main Operational Activities Detailed


A summary of the HSE Construction Division’s Plan of Work for 2011/12 has been published.  It sets out what the construction industry can expect when HSE Inspectors visit sites.

http://www.hse.gov.uk/construction/work-plan-2011-12.pdf?ebul=gd-cons/jul11&cr=1

Over the next 12 months, HSE Construction Division will be devoting more of its time and effort to regulating smaller sites and businesses. Are you a smaller builder?

http://www.hse.gov.uk/construction/areyou/builder.htm?ebul=gd-cons/jul11&cr=8

HSE’s main operational activities will target the following sectors:

Small sites/projects 
Refurbishment
Major clients/ projects
Asbestos (licensing and licensed work)

Five issues will be considered at all site visits. These are:
 
Work at height

http://www.hse.gov.uk/construction/safetytopics/workingatheight.htm?ebul=gd-cons/jul11&cr=2

Respiratory risks

http://www.hse.gov.uk/construction/healthtopics/respiratory.htm?ebul=gd-cons/jul11&cr=3

Asbestos risks

http://www.hse.gov.uk/construction/healthtopics/asbestos.htm?ebul=gd-cons/jul11&cr=4

Provision of welfare facilities

http://www.hse.gov.uk/construction/safetytopics/welfare.htm?ebul=gd-cons/jul11&cr=5

Good order

http://www.hse.gov.uk/construction/campaigns/fallstrips/goodorder.htm?ebul=gd-cons/jul11&cr=6 

 
Info Bite 95
August 2011