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Erection of precast concrete cladding

The Code of practice for the safe erection of precast concrete cladding, prepared by the Architectural Cladding Association, gives general guidance on all aspects of the design and construction process as they relate to safety. Topics covered include:

  • Health and safety
  • Design considerations
  • Safe working
  • Contractor’s responsibilities
  • Training
  • Protection and welfare of operatives
  • Safe use of cranes and other lifting equipment
  • Transport and storage on site
  • Movement of components by jacks etc.


Acknowledgement: The Concrete Society


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