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Erection of precast concrete flooring

The Code of practice for the safe erection of precast concrete flooring and associated components, published by the Precast Flooring Federation, 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
Protection and welfare of operatives
Safe use of cranes and other lifting equipment
Transport and storage on site
Additional works on site
Access to working areas. Further reading:

Acknowledgement: The Concrete Society