Temporary Works Toolkit. Part 5: Temporary works failures – what are the common causes?

Author: A. Soane

Date published

3 January 2017

First published: 3 January 2017

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Temporary Works Toolkit. Part 5: Temporary works failures – what are the common causes?

The Structural Engineer
Temporary Works Toolkit. Part 5: Temporary works failures – what are the common causes?
Date published

3 January 2017

First published

3 January 2017

Author

A. Soane

Price

Free

Access Resource

In the first of two articles examining temporary works failures, Director of Structural-Safety, Alastair Soane, describes common reasons for their occurrence, illustrating the risks with a number of examples.

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Format:
PDF
Pages:
3
Publisher:
The Institution of Structural Engineers

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Temporary Works Toolkit Professional Guidance Issue 1

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