The CDM Regulations came into effect on 1 April 2015. Whether or not people consider that they are affair or appropriate they have now been in force a few months and design professionals, contractors etc. must ensure that they are complying with the same.
Tony Baker FRICS on CDM Regulations 2015 and their impact upon design practices Alan Cripps FRICS Associate Director, Built Environment Group (RICS) 22 Jul 2015 The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 (CDM 2015) came into effect on 6 April 2015. Tony Baker FRICS looks at the implications for surveyors. The new regulations are likely to have a considerable impact upon RICS members who are involved with construction projects where they are now deemed to be a designer or principal designer and are designated as one of the duty holders under CDM 2015. Any firm of chartered surveyors or individual RICS members will be bound by the requirements relating to designers in Part 3 of the CDM Regulations – Health and safety duties and roles and in particular Regulations 8 (General duties); 9 (Duties of designers); ... ; ,