Workplace facilities on medium sized residential construction developments

How to manage sanitary and hygiene services for workers on medium construction sites.
Last updated

Sep 2016

Reading level

medium

File Type and Size

PDF, 664.38 kB

Document Length

3 pages

What it contains

This guide outlines the occupational health and safety duties of workplaces to provide sanitary and hygiene services for workers on medium construction sites. It explains:

  • what is a medium sized residential construction development
  • who is responsible for providing workers with sanitary and hygiene services
  • how workplaces should consult with workers about what is needed on site
  • what are the general service requirements, including drinking water, clean meals areas, sheltered rest areas, general washing facilities and changing areas
  • what should be included as part of each service