As Project Supervisor Construction Stage (PSCS), West Cork Safety will manage health and safety matters during the construction stage of a project. The PSCS is appointed prior to commencement of construction works and will continue to manage and coordinate health and safety until all construction work is completed to ensure compliance with all Legislation

The PSCS prepares for commencement of work on the construction site by, collecting information and documentation from participating contractors and sub-contractors in order to identify hazards document the elimination of the hazards or the reduction of risks during construction and develop the safety and health plan initially prepared by the PSDP before construction commences. The HSA will be notified before construction commences where construction is likely to take more than 500 person days or 30 working days.

Site Organisation: The co-ordination and the implementation of the construction regulations by contractors in addition to organising the co-operation between contractors with the provision of information. This includes such duties as co-ordination of the reporting of accidents to the Authority, the appointment of a site safety representative where applicable, ensure that craft, general construction workers and security workers have a Safety Awareness cards, e.g. Safe Pass and a Construction Skills card where required and appoint a safety adviser where there are more than 100 on site.

Monitor the compliance of contractors and others and take corrective action where necessary; notify the Authority and the client of non-compliance with written directions issued; provide all necessary safety file information to the PSDP; the PSCS may issue directions to designers or contractors

Contact Frank who will be completely involved in all aspects of safety requirements.