Construction Safety

Our 20-page guide provides an overview of some of the key hazards in construction and provides introductory advice on managing risks from activities such as work at height.

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Construction Safety

Construction Safety

Our 20-page guide provides an overview of some of the key hazards in construction and provides introductory advice on managing risks from activities such as work at height.

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Although the health and safety record of the UK’s construction industry has significantly improved in recent years, it remains a high risk sector, accounting for more than a quarter of all worker fatalities in Britain during the five-year period of 2013-18 and with high rates of certain work-related health problems, such as musculoskeletal disorders.

This 20-page guide highlights some of the key health and safety risks in construction and provides some guidance on ways of effectively managing them. Topics covered include:

  • Hazards
  • Welfare facilities
  • Work at height
  • Transport risks
  • Health risks
  • Skin problems
  • Noise at work.