In anticipation of Parliamentary approval for CDM 2015 (see New and Changing Legislation above), HSE has issued an 84-page draft copy of Legal series guidance book L153. A final version will be published on 6 April 2015 when the regulations are scheduled to come into force.
There are also six draft industry guidance documents produced by CONIAC (Construction Industry Advisory Committee). They are aimed at clients, designers, principal designers, contractors, principal contractors and employees respectively. The purpose is to enable the various dutyholders to understand their responsibilities ahead of the new regulations. Copies can be accessed at the Construction Industry Training Board website www.citb.co.uk