The new Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 will come into force on 6 April 2015, subject to Parliamentary approval.
On 9 January 2015, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) issued the draft text of L153, Guidance on the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 . This will replace L144, Managing health and safety in construction. L144 will be abolished and replaced with this new shorter guidance, the aim of which is to encourage greater compliance.
In anticipation of the new regulations the health and safety service Barbour EHS is offering a sample of the guide on the draft guidance for the new CDM regulations 2015.