Our patrons, Willis Towers Watson have collated a newsletter of issues that may arise under the current Covid-19 crisis.
CEF has today issued an important update reflecting the publication of new health and safety procedures in GB and Ireland and the publication by NI Department of the Economy of a Priority List and Workplace Safety Guide.
Following the statement by the Prime Minister last night, it is our view that, with the exception of essential works in support of the fight against Covid-19, non-essential construction work should cease.
The CEF are today issuing important guidance on Site Safety.
Due to the ongoing Covid 19 pandemic, CSR is asking employers and those responsible for checking CSR cards to be flexible if a card has recently expired. This approach is supported by CPD and the Government Construction Clients. This guidance will be kept under review on a regular basis during these exceptional circumstances.