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BS 5975:2019 Code of practice for temporary works procedures and the permissible stress design of falsework
Provides recommendations and guidance for procedural controls relating to temporary works and falsework within the construction industry. Encourages good design, specification and considers the safety aspects that need to be applied to construction, use and dismantling.
Supersedes BS 5975:2008+A1:2011. Came into effect 31/05/2019.
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