The Construction Leadership Council's official guidance on how construction sites should be managed in the current environment - the Site Operating Procedures- were reissued yesterday with some important updates:
Confirmation that the HSE is the enforcing authority for PHE guidelines
The need for sites to monitor the implementation of the procedures
Further details on who should not travel to work
Guidance for those who have no option but to share transport to work
Information on the hierarchy of controls which should be implemented to reduce the risk of transmission where social distancing of 2m cannot be achieved
Information on first aid and emergency service response.
Read Version 3 of the CLC's official Site Operating Procedures here.
The GAI is currently preparing guidance for the architectural ironmongery sector that interprets these Site Operating Procedures and related advice from Public Health England for the situations that are most relevant to you. Look out for this in a future email bulletin.