14 May 2020, Health & Safety

COVID-19 Businesses resources

Find information sheets, social media resources, legal documents and government helplines. COVID-19 Contractor Checklist This checklist has been developed to help you consult, co-operate and co-ordinate with your key contractors as you plan to return to working together. We recommend you go through this checklist with each of your contractors and use it as a…

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14 July 2019, Health & Safety

Safety First with installing frames and trusses

Manually erecting heavy trusses or frames can cause serious health and safety risks – with the potential for life-altering injuries. What happened? Incident 1 Three workers attempted to raise a frame by hand, with no mechanical or other devices. Two of them could not support the weight, they let go and the frame fell onto the third worker…

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