Health and safety in construction is one of the most popular guides to Construction Health and Safety with the firsts two editions selling in excess of 250,000 copies.

It has been updated and expanded in the light of new legislation, in particular the Work at Height Regulations 2005.  It also features new information on recent advances and examples of good practice in the construction industry.  The book is primarily aimed at the small contractor but equally applies to everyone involved in construction, employers & employees.

It provides help and assistance on how to work safely on most tasks you will encounter.  It will also help to identify the main causes of accidents and ill health and explains how to eliminate hazards and control risks. The guidance is simple but comprehensive and the solutions are straightforward and easy to adopt.  It is also an excellent source of revision!

Edition three of this popular book can be downloaded free from the HSE website – here.