♦ Housekeeping is an important issue on our sites because as well as for safety
purposes, a tidy job reflects the workmanship on the project.
♦ Each individual / sub contractor is responsible for the removal of debris and keeping
their area of work clean.
♦ Look after your own area – clean as you go – do not leave hazards which place you or
your workmates at risk.
Slip / Trip & Fall Hazards
♦ A minimum of 600mm is required on all working platforms.
♦ Keep all cables, hoses etc. away from walkways.
♦ All opens in floors or roofs must be securely covered – DO NOT COVER ROPES WITH
♦ Ensure you have adequate lighting.
♦ De-nail timber as work progresses
♦ All protruding re-bar should be cut or capped
♦ The likelihood of fire on a site is increased if there is rubbish strewn about.
♦ Keep all access routes, especially fire escape routes clear of all debris and materials.
♦ Do not leave shot firing cartridges about the site.
♦ Rats are attracted by food waste – use the bins provided and do not leave food on site.