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The absolutely essential health and safety tool kit for the smaller construction contractor.


This second revision includes a new section on working at height, as well as revising the section on ladders. It also signposts more detailed HSE guidance.This toolkit provides a ready checklist for health and safety problems on small construction sites. It will help you manage or avoid them and to ensure your own health and safety as well as the health and safety of the people who work for you, your clients, and others such as the public. Contents: Managing; Reporting accidents; Employing; Subcontracting; Site health and safety checklist: provides you with an essential checklist of some of the hazards most commonly found on construction sites. The questions will help you decide whether your site is a safe and healthy place to work.


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Date of Publication
HSE Books
56 pages
Free leaflet / Priced pack
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The absolutely essential health and safety tool kit for the smaller construction contractor.
One free copy can be requested on each order. If you need more than one copy, please note that a priced pack contains 5 copies.
Quantity per Pack: 5