Business Client – duties carried out by the client
Wherethere is ONLY ONEcontractor
Project Management Arrangements – make, maintain and review arrangements, suitable for persons with CDM duties, to ensure that construction work is carried out without risk and compliant with welfare requirements;
Pre-constructioninformation(PCI) – provide to each designer involved in the design of a structure and each contractor who is or might be engaged by the client;
Construction Phase Plan (CPP) – ensure CPP drawn up before the construction phase begins;
NotifyHSE – if site construction work scheduled to last >30 working days or have >20 workers working simultaneously at any point in the project or exceed 500 person Notify as soon as is practicable before the construction phase begins;
Contractor training – ensure the necessary information, instruction and training received and appropriate supervision to comply; and
Cooperation with others – cooperate with any other person at the site or an adjoining site to enable others perform their duties etc.
Additional duties where there is MORE THAN ONE contractor
Appoint Principal Designer (PD) – to carry out the PD If appointment not made the client must fulfil;
Appoint Principal Contractor (PC) – to carry out PC If appointment not made the client must fulfil;
Compliance by PD and PC – ensure PD and PC comply with duties;
Health and Safety File (HSF) – ensure PD prepares an appropriate health and safety file.