Construction Safety Week 2017

Construction Safety Week 2017

This year, Construction Safety Week takes place from 23rd to 27th October.

ESB Networks is working with the Construction Industry Federation (CIF) and the H.S.A. to encourage everyone involved in construction to be better informed about the hazards and to carry out work safely.

The main hazards to watch out for are: Electricity, Working at Height, Use of Machinery, Driving.

Remember! Electricity wires and cables are always live – never come too close!

For more information on Construction Safety Week, please click on: Construction Safety Week

For specific information on Electricity and Construction, please click on: Staying Safe with Electricity.


Safety Tip: Watch out for overhead electricity wires and underground cables.