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There is need therefore to have a way of applying these in such a large project with many contractors. All contractors need to come together and establish compliance standards that revolve around waste management, hazards avoidance measures, spill management and cleanups etc. Contractors are supposed to ensure monitoring is done as routinely as possible (Chen and Li, 2006). This ensures that the standards are being followed: this can be through a neutral Site Inspector. Workers need to be trained together on the environmental safety and ISO standards to be upheld at the site.
The contractors need to demand to know the construction safety record of fellow contractors so as to ensure that safety of their workers is not to be compromised. This way, only competent contractors are to be contracted. Contractors need to ensure that their individual employees are well qualified to offer the highest possible service in regards to environmental safety. Lastly but not the least is the need to have a regular evaluation process in place for all contractors to be evaluated on
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The paper discusses some of the major issues that have been considered in safety of using a material hoist. Safety is a key concern in the construction and design of a material hoist. The hoist must be designed in a manner that it will have the capacity to carry the materials up and have a powerful motor that will not reverse in the process of lifting heavy loads.
Assignment: Engineering and Construction – The Case of CTV Building Student’s Name, I.D. Name of the University Assignment: Engineering and Construction – The Case of CTV Building Executive Summary This report is aimed at analysing the incident of CTV Building collapse that caused deaths of several civilians.
The first component is medical care and first aid availability according to HSE (2010). This ensures that the site is equipped with necessary emergency treatment or care in cases of injuries. The other is use of posters.
The theme of an on-site emergency plan is to expect the unexpected, because it is very rare that disasters are expected when everything is going fine at the worksite. The need for a safety program very often arises when the constructor or
It is also true that all have roles to play which are interdependent. Therefore, the major issue at this juncture is the coordination of safety measures and techniques by all the contractors’ employees at the
Although Syndicate Construction Company has recorded success, the employees must practice safety diligently and should continue to dwell on it (Barling & Fronde, 2010). The employees are reminded to maintain safety. This is because if the employees only strive for excellence
ty and Health Review Commission (Commission) argued that construction project constituted activities which by its nature affected interstate commerce. As such, the company was by virtue of the case an organization involved in the commercial activities which were regulated by the
Figures distributed by the Bureau of Labor Statistics demonstrate a change in the safety of the construction business, yet a more intensive look uncovers that it is lingering behind most different commercial enterprises (OSHA 87). While trying to recognize the