Chapter 23. Construction Design and Management Regulations

  1. Jane M. Wiggins

Published Online: 9 JUN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444320466.ch23

Facilities Manager's Desk Reference

Facilities Manager's Desk Reference

How to Cite

Wiggins, J. M. (2010) Construction Design and Management Regulations, in Facilities Manager's Desk Reference, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444320466.ch23

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 JUN 2010
  2. Published Print: 2 JUL 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405186612

Online ISBN: 9781444320466



  • construction design and management regulations;
  • poor management of construction projects - cause of accidents and occupational health hazards;
  • CDM 2007 Regulations, a step change in construction health and safety legislation;
  • changes in regulations - that FM needs to be aware of;
  • CDM co-ordinator duties;
  • corporate competency, assessed by two-stage process;
  • Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme (CHAS) or National Britannia Safe Contractor;
  • individual competency - assessed by two-stage process;
  • CDM co-ordinators, playing a key role in CDM 2007 Regulations;
  • health and safety file


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Notifiable works

  • Changes to Regulations

  • CDM co-ordinator duties

  • Designer duties

  • PC duties

  • Competence

  • Corporate competency

  • Individual competency

  • Designers' competency

  • CDM co-ordinator

  • Demolition

  • Documents