Role of Engineers acting as a PSDP and overview of the SHW at Work Construction Regulations 2013 : hosted by the Fire and Safety division
In this presentation Jim Leahy Chartered Engineer and Technical Director with responsibility for health and safety at RPS, will discuss the role of engineers working as PSDP and give an overview of the SHW at Work Construction Regulations 2013.
Thursday 15th January 2015
From 6:30 PM
Engineers Ireland, 22 Clyde Road, Dublin 4
Fire and Safety division
About the event
In this presentation Jim Leahy of RPS will discuss
- the role of the Engineer as a PSDP and Designer
- the role of PSDP on domestic projects
- preparing a Preliminary Safety and Health Plan
- preparing the Safety File
- duties of Contractor and PSCS
- duties of Client
- relevant Approved Codes of Practice
- some common issues
- brief overview of the Regulations where they apply to Fire Safety
About the speaker
Jim Leahy Chartered Engineer
Jim is a civil engineer and a Chartered member of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH). He is a Technical Director with responsibility for Health and Safety within RPS where he specialises in the health and safety duties of client, PSDP, designer, PSCS and contractor as well as in safety management systems. His experience includes pharmaceutical, structural, water, wastewater, transport, healthcare and wind farms amongst others. Jim provides safety consultancy to a variety of clients including local authorities. He is the lecturer on the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health approved course on the role of the PSDP provided by the Construction Industry Federation.
Free – all welcome!