This section includes information about correct installation of the BS EN 877 system above and below ground, with details of coupling, bracketry and connection to other materials.
The first consideration for any on site installation work should be safety. Information relating to managing health and safety in construction can be found in Guidance on the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015.
Key elements to securing construction health and safety
The key elements include:
a) Managing the risks by applying the general principles of prevention
b) Appointing the right people and organisations at the right time
c) Making sure everyone has the information, instruction, training and supervision they need to carry out their jobs in a way that secures health and safety
d) Duty holders cooperating and communicating with each other and coordinating their work; and
e) Consulting workers and engaging with them to promote and develop effective measures to secure health, safety and welfare