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2.6.4 Summary

The preparation of a health physics and safety, security, and environment (HSSE) plan and its approval will be required before any on-site works can commence. The plan will cover but not be limited to:

  • Arrangements to ensure the health and safety of all workers (including hazard assessment, hazard evaluation and proposed control measures if required);
  • Management and standards;
  • Selection of sub-contractors;
  • Emergency procedures;
  • Accident reporting procedures;
  • Arrangements for monitoring of compliance;
  • Welfare requirements;
  • Communications, co-operation and training arrangements;
  • Security procedures;
  • Environmental issues;
  • Environmental impacts register, which identifies the potential environmental impacts that activities will have. The register should cross-refer to project specific method statements, in which consideration will have been given to environmental aspects, and to the relevant environmental policies of the client and contractor;
  • Environmental mitigation, monitoring and control measures.