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Managing work at height: Health & Safety Group half day seminar, Antrim

  • Lecture
  • Antrim
  • 24 October 2018
  • 08:30 - 13:00
Managing work at height: Health & Safety Group half day seminar, Antrim

About this event

Falls from height remains one of the biggest causes of fatalities and major injuries in the NI construction industry.

When planning work at height it is essential to manage it correctly, with a view to eliminating, reducing, and/or controlling the foreseeable hazard and risks.

This free half day seminar will provide guidance on current statistics, identify common scenarios, and highlight some ways to control work at height at design stage, and construction stage.

Agenda

08:30 – 09:00 - Registration (Tea & Coffee)

09:00 – 09:05 - Welcome (Wendy Armstrong – Chairman of ICE H&S Group)

09:05 – 09:20 - HSENI Introduction & Overview

09:20 – 09:40 - Client Understanding & Responsibilities (NI Water)

09:40 – 10:10 - Use of Scaffolding (Advanced Scaffolding NI) (Speaker: Robert Andrews & Robert Candy)

10:10 – 10:40 - Excavations & Edge Protection

10:40 – 11:00 - Tea & Coffee Break

11:00 – 11:30 - Internal & External Fall Safety (Ridgeway/Combisafe) (Speaker: Jack O’Callaghan)

11:30 – 12:00 - Off Site Modular Construction (FP McCann)

12:00 – 12:30 - Designing for O&M (Doran Consulting)

12:30 – 13:00 - Question & Answer

13:00 - Close

Event venue

NI Water Training Centre
61 Milltown Road
Antrim
Antrim BT41 4NW
United Kingdom

For more information please contact:

Georgia Hamilton

e: georgia.hamilton@ice.org.uk
t:

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