Responsibilities Of People Assigned Specific Health And Safety Duties At Work

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Task 1 – P1, P2 & P3
P1
Outline the roles and responsibilities of people assigned specific health and safety duties at work
Everyone included on a construction site has responsibilities for Health & Safety however all are in different way but all very important so that the project runs smoothly.
The Client
There are two different Clients, Domestic or Commercial. A commercial client is any individual or organisation that carries out a construction project as part of a business. A domestic client is any individual who has construction work carried out on their home. Commercial clients have construction work carried out as part of their business. Domestic clients have construction work carried out for them but not in connection with any business.
Commercial clients have a crucial influence over how projects are run, including the management of health and safety risks. Whatever the project size, the commercial client has contractual control, appoints designers and contractors, determines the money, time and other resources for the project. Other things they do:
•Make sure a qualified H&S person is appointed to manage a construction project. •Make suitable arrangements. •Ensure things run accordingly.
If a domestic client these responsibilities would pass on to somebody…

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