Construction work can pose a number of health and safety risks.
It is the responsibility of not only management but also operatives to take precautions to safeguard themselves from the hazards posed on site.
A significant proportion of construction work is performed outside, with operatives exposed to different types of weather conditions.
During the summer months, the workforce needs to be aware of both heat and sun exposure, remain protected from direct sunlight and ensure they are hydrated.
Below is an example of how sites monitored sun protection:
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Monitor Report, Knight Build Ltd, London, May 2015 Second Visit Monitor Report, Knight Build Ltd, London, June 2015
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