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Portable scaffolding

Falls from Height

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For 2017/2018 In The UK Falls from height accounted for 48% of fatal injuries to workers. The main areas where falls occurred were:- Falling From Height (Scaffolding and Scaffold Towers) Falls from mobile elevating work…

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Reinforced concrete formwork

Steel Reinforcement and Formwork

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Fixing Reinforcement  ( A 6 page method statement is available HERE) Engineers will set out the main outline of the structure and all internal walls using Hilti nails hammered into the blinding concrete. Datum’s will…

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Brick and Blockwork Pack

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In general brick and blockwork method statements and risk assessments will contain the following information:- All drawings will be studied and understood before works commence. (test walls if required for architects approval) Lines and levels…

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House builders safety docs

Small Building Works Safety Documents

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When undertaking  small building works such as a new house or larger extension Method statements and Risk Assessments are essential. These Method statements would normally cover :- Concrete Foundations Block and Beam Flooring Brick and…

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residential demolition

Method Statement for Demolition

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When the demolition of a small scale building or residential property is required then a method statement should be written. The generic safe work steps of this example method statement are common but the safe…

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Excavator loading a crusher

Crushing Demolition Material

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On site crushing and screening of demolition materials is now a common practice, This material is often used as fill etc for new construction and reduces material and transport costs. The crusher equipment should be…

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