Useful Reading

Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 – Draft Guidance on the Regulations (HSE)

The Management of Demolition Projects Edition 04, December 2016 A Guidance for Clients & Administrators, Construction (Design & Management) Regulations 2015 Management of Demolition Projects Edition Dec 2016

Disallowed Costs v Defined Costs in NEC Contracts  Published by CIOB 3 May 2015

Recommended Reading for the IDE Membership Examinations

Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974

Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999 – Management of Health and Safety at Work (L21) (ACOP is now revoked, so the ACOP is strictly speaking withdrawn but, as a significant part is still applicable and may still be used for reference/guidance)

Construction (Design and Management) (CDM) Regulations 2007 – Managing Health and Safety in Construction [L144]

Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 – Work with asbestos containing materials 2nd Edition [L143]

Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 (as amended) – Manual handling [L23]

Personal Protective Equipment at Work Regulations 1992 (as amended) – Personal protective equipment at work 2nd Edition [L25]

Control of Substances Hazardous to Health [COSHH] Regulations 2002 (as amended) – Control of substances to health 6th Edition [L5]

Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations [PUWER] 1998 – Safe use of work equipment [L22]

Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations [LOLER] 1998 – Safe use of lifting equipment [L113]

Control of Noise at Work Regulations 2005 – Controlling noise at work [L108]

Control of Vibration at Work Regulations 2005 – Hand arm vibration [L140], Whole body vibration [L141]

Control of Lead at Work Regulations 2002 – Control of lead at work [L132]

Electricity at Work Regulations 1989 – NO ACOP – various guidance notes including HSG 85 – Electricity at work safe practices + HSG47, Electricity – Avoiding danger from underground services [] 3rd Edition

Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations [RIDDOR] 2013 – A guide to the reporting of injuries, diseases and dangerous occurrences [L73] (ACOP relates to 1995 Regulations, these are now revoked, so the ACOP is strictly speaking withdrawn but, as a significant part is still applicable to the new regulations, may still be used for reference/guidance.  To be read in association with INDG453).  Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and dangerous Occurrences Regulations 2013 (RIDDOR) [INDG453]

Confined Spaces Regulations 1997 – Safe work in confined spaces [L101]

Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 ( as amended) – First aid at work 3rd Edition [L74]

Health and Safety (signs and Signals) Regulations 1996 – Safety signs and signals [L64]

Workplace (Health, Safety and Welfare) Regulations 1992 – Workplace health, safety and welfare 2nd Edition [L24]

Safety Representatives and Safety Committee Regulations 1977 (as amended) – Consulting workers on health and safety 2nd Edition [L146]

Health and Safety (Consultation with Employees) Regulations 1996 (as amended) – Consulting workers on health and safety 2nd Edition [L146]

Fire Prevention on Construction Sites Joint Code of Practice 8th Edition – NO ACOP – Fire Safety in Construction [HSG168]

Environmental Protection Act 1990

Hazardous Waste Regulations 2005 (as amended)

Waste (England & Wales) Regulations 2011

Site Waste Management Plan Regulations 2008 – Revoked by the Environmental Noise, Site Waste Management Plans and Spreadable Fats etc.  (Revocations and Amendments) Regulations 2013; certain major Contractors may still require – be aware. 

Asbestos – the Survey Guide [HSG264]

BS6187:2011 Code of Practice for Full and Partial Demolition

BS5975.2008 Code of Practice for Temporary Works Procedures and the permissible stress design of false work

NOTE:  ACOP’s contain the related regulations – reading the ACOP will give you details of the requirements of the regulations and guidance.




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