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Erection of precast concrete cladding

The Code of practice for the safe erection of precast concrete cladding, prepared by the Architectural Cladding Association, 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
Training
Protection and welfare of operatives
Safe use of cranes and other lifting equipment
Transport and storage on site
Movement of components by jacks etc.


Acknowledgement: The Concrete Society


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Aspects of cladding