Consultation launched on new construction design and management regulations

By Ron Reid

The Health & Safety Executive (HSE) launched a 10-week consultation exercise on proposals to replace the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2007 (CDM 2007) on 31 March 2014.

The HSE has explicitly stated that none of the proposals are set in stone — it wants to hear from those affected to help shape the final regulations. It goes on to say the aim is to deliver a set of regulations that are simpler and easily understood.

The current regulations have often caused confusion regarding the roles of different duty holders and with this in mind the consultation invites responses on proposals…

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