Aims to highlight ways to minimise the risks of working on roofs while handling solar collectors and other large items. Detailing the risk assessment, planning and method statement and the requirements relating to solar collectors and large heavy objects.
First published 2012, revised 2017.
Established in 1998, the Advisory Committee for Roof Safety (formerly known as Advisory Committee for Roofwork) is a body dedicated to making working on roofs safer. The committee is made up of nominees from trade associations and organisations involved in roofwork who provide the experience and advice given in their documents.
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