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Erection of precast concrete flooring

The Code of practice for the safe erection of precast concrete flooring and associated components, published by the Precast Flooring Federation, 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
  • Protection and welfare of operatives
  • Safe use of cranes and other lifting equipment
  • Transport and storage on site
  • Additional works on site
  • Access to working areas.
  • Further reading

Acknowledgement: The Concrete Society