CDM Services

SAFEHANDS Health and Safety Consultants Ltd have provided CDM services since 2001 initially as planning supervisor and latterly as CDM co-ordinator. We have a dedicated team of professional’s who have the skills, experience and knowledge to successfully carry out CDM Advisory Services. We provide assistance to both Clients and Principal Designers under the Construction (Design and management) Regulations 2015.

We can assist Principal Contractors with the development of construction phase plans and safe systems of work during the construction phase and provide general construction health and safety advice for the duration of a project.

Our consultants provide professional, proactive assistance throughout the planning and design stages and the construction phase of the project. We work closely with the design team in the pre-construction stage, using the principles of prevention and provide assistance on the design risk management process using the elimination, reduce and control model. Our CDM Advisor service to Principal Designers includes support in collating pre-construction information and ensuring it is issued to relevant duty holders.

We can offer a support service to assist Clients comply with their legal responsibilities. The Client has overall health and safety responsibility for the successful execution of a project with the Principal Designer and Principal Contractor taking the lead over different phases. We can assist in the review process of construction phase plans and welfare arrangements.

Our service includes advice on ensuring Contractors and Designers have adequate skills, knowledge, experience, training and organisational capability to carry out their duties under CDM Regulations. Provide advice and assistance with ensuring the Principal Designer and Principal Contractor are undertaking their duties effectively.

Our qualified consultants have extensive experience in a wide range of fields and backgrounds who work efficiently and effectively to deliver a quality service consistently. Our consultants have memberships of the Association of Project Safety, Institute of Occupational Safety and Health and the International Institute of Risk and Safety Management and participate in continued professional development.