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Overview of the general duties of the duty holders under CDM Regulations

Overview of the general duties of the duty holders under CDM Regulations

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The aim of this course is to explain the general duties of the various key roles in CDM 2015.

Virtually everyone involved in a construction project has legal duties under CDM 2015. Whatever your role in construction, CDM aims to improve health and safety in the industry by helping you to sensibly plan the work so the risks involved are managed from start to finish, have the right people for the right job at the right time, cooperate and coordinate your work with others, have the right information about the risks and how they are being manage, communicate this information effectively to those who need to know and consult and engage with workers about the risks and how they are being managed.

After studying this course, you should be able to: Describe the general duties of the various key roles in CDM 2015/ Detail the requirements when appointing designers and contractors as well as the duties of those that have been appointed/ List the obligations on all duty holders for cooperation, clarity of instructions and information and reporting of dangerous conditions