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Explanatory memorandum to the Construction (design and management) regulations (Northern Ireland) 2016. SR 2016/146

Explanatory memorandum to the Construction (design and management) regulations (Northern Ireland) 2016. SR 2016/146

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Details changes to be introduced by the 2016 CDM regulations relating to establishing a framework for managing health and safety risks.


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The Department of Enterprise, Trade and Investment for Northern Ireland is responsible for economic policy development, energy, tourism, mineral development, health and safety at work. They also offer Companies Registry, Insolvency Service, consumer affairs, and labour market and economic statistics services. Formerly known as Department of Economic Development for Northern Ireland.



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