Designing roofs with safety in mind

This site provides information on a Partners In Innovation research project carried out by BRE and partners from the roofing industry.
Programme of work
Task 1. Examine HSE data on roof-related accidents (June 03 to Aug 03)
Task 2. Identify common causes for roofing accidents (Aug 03 to Nov 03)
Task 3. Appraise current design & good practice that has safety of installers and maintenance staff as a priority (Aug 03 to July 04)
Task 4. Appraise library of roof investigations from a safety viewpoint (Feb 04 to July 04)
Task 5. Produce best practice guidance on the design of roof with safety at the core (June 04 to Mar 05)