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  • 1,500+ Business Documents - Principal contractor assessment checklist
    Principal contractor assessment checklistIf more than one contractor is involved in your construction project, the client must appoint a principal contractor. But how do you ensure that your appointee is competent for the role? Use our principal contractor assessment checklist.CDM RegulationsUnder the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 if a project will involve more than one contractor, the client must appoint a principal contractor (PC). The role of the PC is to take charge of work on site...
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  • 1,500+ Business Documents - Contractor appraisal questionnaire
    Contractor appraisal questionnaireBusinesses are under a legal obligation to check the competence of their contractors, and the simplest way of doing this is to use a questionnaire. To make it less of a burden on both sides, our contractor appraisal questionnaire has been designed to ask for the minimum amount of information.Using the formThis questionnaire should be used to assess contractors with five or more employees. Smaller organisations are not legally required to have all of the documentation the form...
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  • 1,500+ Business Documents - Contractor management policy
    Contractor management policyWhen you engage contractors to work on your premises it's still regarded as part of your business activity. Use our contractor management policy to show how your managers control such work.What's covered?The policy sets out:a general statement of policy explaining how you will select contractors and plan, monitor and control their workthe legal position, including specific legal duties which applythe individuals with overall responsibility for implementationpre-contract information...
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  • 1,500+ Business Documents - Contractor selection policy
    Contractor selection policyThere are various legal requirements which apply to the appointment of contractors. In particular, you need to take reasonable steps to check that they are able to do the work safely. Our Contractor Selection Policy will help you to implement the right arrangements.Legal requirementsThis policy has been created to ensure compliance with an employer's common law duty to appoint only competent contractors, as well as specific requirements within the Management of Health and Safety at...
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  • 1,500+ Business Documents - Construction phase plan checklist
    Construction phase plan checklistIf you're acting as principal contractor for a large construction project, your construction phase plan will need to be detailed. Our checklist will guide you through what to include.  When you need oneA construction phase plan is a document which sets out all the site safety management arrangements for a construction project. Since the introduction of the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 this type of document is required for all projects, even very small...
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  • 1,500+ Business Documents - Small contractor appraisal questionnaire
    Small contractor appraisal questionnaire Before employing a contractor for the first time, you need identify that they're set up to manage safety risks. Our document will help you to do this.Limited arrangementsIf you employ contractors with fewer than five members of staff, they're unlikely to have much in the way of paperwork. In the eyes of the law this is absolutely fin. However, if you're considering using their services, this makes it hard for you to identify whether they have appropriate arrangements...
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  • 1,500+ Business Documents - Register of health and safety legislation - construction and contractors
    Register of health and safety legislation - construction and contractors Use our readymade toolkit to build your own register of health and safety legislation. It will help you to show that you have a strong grip on compliance, which is especially useful if you're seeking certification under OHSAS 18001. Part sixThis sixth section of our register concerns construction and contractors. Like the others you should tailor it to fit your organisation to make it your own. The series comprises:Part 1 - managementPart...
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  • 1,500+ Business Documents - Annual subcontractor appraisal questionnaire
    Annual subcontractor appraisal questionnaireIf you subcontract, it's important to check that any businesses you use are appropriately insured and capable of completing the work in a safe manner. Achieve this by using our document. It isn't difficultUsing our Annual Subcontractor Appraisal Questionnaire will help you to find out everything you need to know about a business you wish to use. The completed questionnaire will contain the evidence you need to prove your case if you ever need to do so. Note. As the...
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  • 1,500+ Business Documents - Training matrix
    Training matrixIf your safe systems of work identify that safety training should be completed, e.g. manual handling or the safe use of machinery, it’s vital that you keep on top of who has done what and when. Our training matrix will help you to do this.Are staff trained and competent?In many business sectors, but especially high risk ones such as manufacturing and construction, staff will need to attend training courses, obtain formal qualifications, and hold specific competency cards. Collectively, these...
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  • 1,500+ Business Documents - Subcontractor management policy
    Subcontractor management policyIf you carry out work through subcontractors, use our policy to demonstrate how you maintain control over their health and safety standards. Why do you need it?Under the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999 and the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 (CDM), those who use subcontractors have certain responsibilities to oversee and control their health and safety standards. It's worth bearing in mind that CDM, which includes the more detailed...
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