Designer Duties under CDM 2015

Designers are people who, as part of a business, prepare or modify designs for a building, product or prepare or modify designs to system relating to construction work. Summary of role/main duties When preparing or modifying designs, eliminate, reduce or control foreseeable risks that may arise during: construction the maintenance and use of a building…

Principal Designer Duties under CDM 2015

The Principal Designer will be replacing the role of CDM Coordinator as part of CDM 2015. This means that during the pre-construction phase the responsibility will be upon the Principal Designer to to ensure that Health & Safety is considered. The Principal Designer is a designer appointed by the client in projects involving more than…

Domestic Client Duties under CDM 2015

Who is a domestic client? A domestic client is someone who has construction work carried out on their own home, or the home of a family member and which is not carried out in connection with a business. Local authorities, housing associations, charities, landlords and other businesses may own domestic properties but they are not…

Client Duties under CDM 2015

A client is an organisation or individual for whom a construction project is carried out. Summary of role/main duties Make suitable arrangements for managing a project. This includes making sure that: other duty holders are appointed sufficient time and resources are allocated Clients must also make sure that: relevant information is prepared and provided to…

HBXL Building Software announced as a National Technology Awards finalist

The National Technology Awards HBXL shortlisting for Tech Company of the Year 2017 Up against Seedrs and Codeplay, HBXL Building Software is shortlisted for the Tech Company of the Year 2017 category. HBXL Building Software provide a range of software solutions to enable building firms to quickly produce professional, transparent and accurate quotations, building plans, health…

Builder Health and Safety Week

Health & Safety Week Mon 24-Sun 30 April – has arrived on twitter and facebook …look out for #BuilderHSWeek17 Want to know how to benefit from the giveaways, competitions and free resources of #BuilderHSWeek17? You simply follow HBXL on twitter and facebook and we will update you daily with a range of vital health and safety resources. We are award-winning…