CDM2015 and the Homeowner

Louise Hosking sheds light on how CDM2015 affects the homeowner

P1110843 (Medium)The Construction (Design & Management) Regulations 2015 (CDM2015) came into force on 6th April 2015 and has implications for anyone organising work on their home.

Previously, the majority of CDM only applied in the commercial sector, but statistics tell us it’s the smaller jobs where most people are being harmed – not larger construction projects where there are more resources and greater supervision of workers. CDM2015 covers construction, alteration, renovation and maintenance – this now includes work by contractors in domestic homes for the first time.

Click here to read full article about how CDM2015 regulations affect homeowners and what they need to do to remain compliant: Planning & Building Control Today