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Construction Risk Assessments Plus 1 PRODUCT OVERVIEW
Construction Risk Assessments Plus 2 Construction Risk Assessments Plus This presentation has been prepared to provide users and potential purchasers of the Construction Risk Assessments Plus software with a brief overview of the product and the benefits it offers
Construction Risk Assessments Plus 3 Overview Construction Risk Assessments Plus The Construction Risk Assessments Plus package has been specifically designed to assist builders, contractors and others to comply with their duties under UK Health & Safety Law The software has been written by practising engineers and safety professionals who have a detailed understanding and knowledge of both the construction industry and Health & Safety legislation
Construction Risk Assessments Plus 4 Application and Use Construction Risk Assessment Plus The Construction Risk Assessment Plus package can be used by builders, contractors, site managers, site agents, engineers, projects managers and others responsible for the management and coordination of site safety matters The package enables Risk Assessments and Method Statements to be prepared quickly and efficiently in a professional and cost effective manner, which enables the hazards to be identified and the control measures specified and communicated to those at risk All of the risk assessments are provided in Microsoft Word format to enable users to easily amend, edit and personalise them to take account of your own requirements and any specific site conditions etc.
Construction Risk Assessments Plus 5 What does it do? The software provides: Guidance on the risk assessment process and legislative requirements Structured templates on which Risk Assessments and Method Statements may be prepared Over 60 completed generic risk assessments which can be used or adapted for specific activities Notes on additional sources of guidance and reading for specific activities from organisations such as the HSE
Construction Risk Assessments Plus 6 Which generic risk assessments are provided? A01Asbestos Containing Materials A02Brick/Block Laying A03Cable Pulling A04Carpentry/Joinery A05Concreting Operations A06Confined Spaces A07Contaminated Land A08Demolition Works A09Dry Lining/Stud Partitions A10Electrical Installations (Temp.) A11Excavations A12Fire Safety A13Glazing A14Leadwork A15Overhead Services A16Painting A17Pre-Cast Concrete Works A18Pre-Demolition Enabling Works A19Propping/Falsework A20Rendering A21Site Access/Egress A22Site Setup A23Stone Work A24Storage & Use of Highly Flammable Liquids A25Storage and Use of LPG A26Storage of Materials on Site A27Street Works A28 Structural Steelwork Erection A29Traffic Management A30Trial Trenches A31Underground/Buried Services A32Underpinning A33Work Near Water A34Work involving Raw Sewage
Construction Risk Assessments Plus 7 Which generic risk assessments are provide? (continued) B01Abrasive Wheels B02Cartridge Operated Tools B03Chains Saws B04Display Screen Equipment B05Dump Trucks B06Electrical Hand Tools/ Equipment B07Excavators B08Excavators Used for Lifting B09 Fork Lift Trucks B10High Pressure Water Cleaners B11Hydraulic and Pneumatic Tools/Equipment B12Lifting Equipment B13Other Hand Tools/Equipment B14Piling Works B15Slinging of Loads B16Welding C01Access Scaffolds C02Flat Roof Work C03Fragile Roofs C04Ladders C05Material Hoists C06Mobile Elevated Working Platforms (MEWPS) C07Mobile Tower Scaffolds C08Roof Truss Erection C09Roof Work (Maintenance) C10Sheeted Sloping Roofs C11Working at Height
Construction Risk Assessments Plus 8 Method Statements All of the Risk Assessments have been prepared and structured so that they may be used as method statements for lower risk and routine activities. For more complex tasks, we have developed and included a standard Method Statement Template on which specific method statements can be quickly and simply prepared. This template has been produced in such as a way to allow most laypersons to be able to prepare detailed method statements which can be easily understood and communicated to those undertaking the work, it can also link and refer to the various generic risk assessments to save on time and repetition.
Construction Risk Assessments Plus 9 HSE Construction Blitz As most in the construction industry are aware, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) have recently undertaken a number of high profile audits and inspections of construction sites The June 2003 blitz stopped work on 332 sites due to unsafe working practices (improvement notices were also served on another 75!) Working at height and manual handling are key areas being targeted by the HSE
Construction Risk Assessments Plus 10 Ensuring Compliance Construction Risk Assessments Plus The Construction Risk Assessments Plus package can help to control and manage construction safety through the management and elimination of hazards and the implementation of appropriate control measures Furthermore the Risk Assessments and Method Statements are provided in a format suitable for distribution to site operatives as part of the safe system of work
Construction Risk Assessments Plus 11 Features & Benefits Construction Risk Assessments Plus The following slides provide more information on the key features and modules of the Construction Risk Assessments Plus package Whilst we have not included all of the features contained within the pack, we feel that the following slides provide a comprehensive overview of the product and its features The only computer skills you need to operate the software is to know how to point a mouse and use the keyboard to type in text Each of the assessments can be edited and customised to suit your needs, including the insertion of your Own Company Name/Logo
Construction Risk Assessments Plus 12 THIS SLIDE ILLUSTRATES THE FORMAT OF THE STANDARD RISK ASSESSMENT FORM
Construction Risk Assessments Plus 13 Construction Risk Assessments Plus The Construction Risk Assessments Plus package also contains additional supporting information and charts to assist with the identification of hazards and the assessment of risks
Construction Risk Assessments Plus 14 Comprehensive Guidance Construction Risk Assessments Plus The Construction Risk Assessments Plus package also includes comprehensive guidance on: Why Risk Assessments & Method Statements are required What the legal requirements are When to carry out Risk Assessments Who should carry out Risk Assessments How to carry out a Risk Assessment (Step by step) How to prepare a Method Statement The package also contains a Briefing Record so that a formal register of the staff briefed can be retained
Construction Risk Assessments Plus 15 An example Risk Assessment For lower risk, routine activities, the generic risk assessments provided, can be used as Method Statements, as they outline the precautions and controls required for such activities
Construction Risk Assessments Plus 16 Key Elements of the Method Statement Template To simplify the Method Statements, the forms have been structured in a straight forward manner with prompts provided to guide you on the information required. Furthermore the generic risk assessments can be referred to on the method statements to avoid repetition. To simplify the Method Statements, the forms have been structured in a straight forward manner with prompts provided to guide you on the information required. Furthermore the generic risk assessments can be referred to on the method statements to avoid repetition.
Construction Risk Assessments Plus 17 Specifications System Requirements: Processor - Pentium III or newer Recommended 128MB RAM or higher CD ROM drive Operating system Windows 98/2000/XP Microsoft Word 97 or newer
Construction Risk Assessments Plus 18 Pricing The price of our software is all inclusive and includes for not only the software itself, but also for: Ongoing technical support We do not charge an annual maintenance fee for the use of our software There are no hidden costs to pay!!
Construction Risk Assessments Plus 19 How to Purchase Construction Risk Assessments Plus The Construction Risk Assessments Plus software may be purchased from our online shop by logging onto: As you proceed through the checkout you will be asked if you want to make an online credit/debit card purchase or you may alternatively print off you order and send it to us with a cheque/postal order for the required sum. If you require any further information, please us on:
Construction Risk Assessments Plus 20 Thank You For Your Interest