A quick summary of the important changes we need to know.
Further to me recently attending a CPD introducing the new CDM 2015, I think we should all be aware of the following key points of concern that we as “duty holders” (Client, Principal Designer and Principal Contractor) must be aware of.
Duty Holder 1 – The Client
The role of the CDM Coordinator (this being the Client’s key Safety Adviser) has now been removed, and the Client must now…Continue
Added by Jason Lloyd Brooks on June 29, 2015 at 11:30am — No Comments
The HSE Board considered the outcome of the recent consultation over replacement of the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2007 at their meeting on Wednesday 13th August 2014.
The paper which shows the outcome of the public consultation on the proposals to revise the CDM Regulations 2007 is now available at the following website:…Continue
Added by Jason Lloyd Brooks on December 1, 2014 at 10:10am — No Comments
The Challenges of today’s BIM Processes.
Various discussions have been taking place, all building up to the upcoming government’s much-publicised 2016 deadline for all public projects to be delivered using BIM level two. Here are just a few challenges the current construction…Continue
Added by Jason Lloyd Brooks on November 14, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments
As the consultation period for reviewing the proposed document which seeks to replace the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2007 and withdraw the Approved Code of Practice (ACOP) expired on 6th June 2014, I have been informed by the HSE that the HSE Board are now considering the recommendations arising from the responses and that they will be publishing their response as soon as it has been agreed. This is likely to be late summer 2014.
Added by Jason Lloyd Brooks on July 16, 2014 at 1:41pm — No Comments
This year sees the fourteenth architect to design a temporary Pavilion outside the entrance to the Serpentine Gallery
Smiljan Radic’s Pavilion has been designed as a flexible, multi-purpose social space with a café sited inside. Visitors are actively encouraged to enter into and to interact with the Pavilion in a variety of different ways throughout its four month life within the Park.
On a series of selected Friday nights, between July and September, the Pavilion will become…Continue
Added by Jason Lloyd Brooks on June 30, 2014 at 12:54pm — No Comments
The HSE have released their consultation document which seeks to replace the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2007 and withdraw the Approved Code of Practice (ACOP).
These proposals will have a large impact upon the construction industry, clients of construction work (including householders as clients), designers, principal contractors, contractors, sub-contractors including the self-employed, CDM co-ordinators, safety representatives and…Continue
Added by Jason Lloyd Brooks on April 8, 2014 at 9:09am — No Comments