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Coronavirus Guidance for on-site construction sites
Friday 24th April 2020
Information published by Construction Industry Council (CIC) 24/04/2020
BAFE believe this guidance is useful for the fire safety industry that continue to work in the field where critical work is necessary. Please continue to exercise safe procedures and follow Government guidance when working on-site.
Information published by Construction Industry Council (CIC) 24/04/2020:
Guidance for on-site construction sites
Langley, supported by CIC, has produced a short video that demonstrates safe and responsible guidance for workers on construction sites operating during the Coronavirus Covid-19 pandemic, to ensure the protection of the workforce and minimise the risk of spread of infection.
This guidance advises how consistent measures on sites, of all sizes, can be responsibly and safely undertaken with adherence to the Government’s recommendations on social distancing.
To help ensure the safe operation on site within the construction industry , it has worked to develop site operating procedures, published by the Construction Leadership Council.
The video can be viewed here: https://youtu.be/doF_vyqjAf0
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Home Office informs the FIA about Key Worker status of fire safety personnel Monday 23rd March 2020
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