Precast and tilt-up concrete construction

How to control the workplace health and safety risks of using precast or tilt-up concrete elements.

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Published: 01 Jun 2017
 
File type: PDF
 
File size: 195.4 kB
 
Length: 3 pages
 
Reading level: Difficult

What it contains

Concrete falling, hitting and crushing people presents a serious health and safety risk when using precast or tilt-up concrete. This document advises employers how to manage these risks. It explains:

  • the occupational health and safety duties (OHS) of employers to provide and maintain a safe working environment
  • how employers can comply with OHS laws
  • safe working systems
  • the roles and responsibilities of people designing and putting precast and tilt-up concrete elements into place