Part of the ICE manuals series, ICE manual of health and safety in construction, Second Edition is the essential reference for clients, project managers, designers, contractors and sub-contractors.
Written and edited by experts from industry and academia this manual offers invaluable practical guidance for identifying and managing hazards through all stages of the construction process. ICE manual of health and safety in construction covers the key principles and techniques of maintaining the safety and health of workers and others involved in or affected by the planning, construction, maintenance or eventual demolition of construction projects.
• Internationally applicable practical advice is illustrated using case study examples
• Explains how to design safer projects to minimize and manage hazards to workers and the public
• Summary of main points at the end of every chapter
• Suggested further reading and useful websites for each topic
ICE manual of health and safety in construction demonstrates that considering the health, safety and welfare of workers and the public is a key tenet to implementing and executing a successful construction project. This manual is an authoritative, highly practical reference for practising engineers, technicians and other construction professionals and a comprehensive overview of the topic for students.