Top 10 risks and hazards when working on construction sites

Below are the top 10 risks and hazards when working on construction sites:

  • Working at height.
  • Slips, trips, and falls.
  • Noise
  • Hand arm vibration syndrome.
  • Material and manual handling.
  • Collapsing trenches.
  • Asbestos.
  • Electricity.
  • Moving objects.
  • Airborne fibres and materials.

Each month we will include a risk assessment of how to control these risks on your building site.

Click here to access a risk assessment for working at height.