Provision Of Welfare Facilities During Construction Work

Provision Of Welfare Facilities During Construction Work

Adequate toilet and washing facilities, a place to warm up and eat and somewhere to store clothing are among the minimum welfare provisions that clients ”“ other than domestic clients ”“ of contractors must ensure are available to construction workers before notifiable work (ie projects lasting more than 30 days or involving more than 500 person days) can start.Updated guidance on the welfare provision requirements in The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2007 / 320(http://tinyurl.com/35lvy2p – pdf) has been published by the Health and Safety Executive in”˜Provision of welfare facilities during construction work (Construction Information Sheet No 59).It is available at http://tinyurl.com/38xw52m – pdf(HSE; Books tel: 01787 881165)