Advisory Committee for Roofsafety

Established in 1998, the Advisory Committee for Roof Safety (formerly known as Advisory Committee for Roofwork) is a body dedicated to making working on roofs safer. The committee is made up of nominees from trade associations and organisations involved in roofwork who provide the experience and advice given in their documents.

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Documents by this publisher

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Series details Title Year Status
ACR[CP]003:2016 Rev.2 Recommended best practice for use of safety nets for roofwork (blue book) 2016 Green
ACR [COM] 001:2011 Orange book commentary 2011 Red
ACR [COM] 001:2014 Orange book commentary 2014 Green
ACR [CP] 001:2014 Rev 4: Recommended practice for work on profiled sheeted roofs (orange book) 2014 Amber
ACR [CP] 001:2016 Rev 5: Recommended practice for work on profiled sheeted roofs (orange book) 2016 Green
ACR [CP] 002:2012: Guidance note for safe working on fragile roofs or roofs with fragile elements. Second edition. Covering the designing, planning and carrying out of inspection, maintenance, repair and refurbishment work (green book) 2012 Green
ACR [CP] 005:2012 Rev 2 Guidance note for competence and general fitness requirements to work on roofs covering inspection, new build, maintenance, repair and refurbishment work (black book). 2nd edition 2012 Red
ACR [CP] 005:2016 Rev 3: Guidance note for competence and general fitness requirements to work on roofs covering inspection, new build, maintenance, repair and refurbishment work (black book). 3rd edition 2016 Green
ACR [CP] 006:2014 Practical methods of providing edge protection for working on roofs (purple book). Rev2 2014 Red
ACR [CP] 006:2015 Practical methods of providing edge protection for working on roofs (purple book). Rev3 2015 Green
ACR [CP] 007:2015 Rev 2: Recommended practice for use of horizontal safety systems in roofwork (magenta book) (Part 1) 2015 Green
ACR [M] 001:2011 Test For non-fragility of profiled sheeted and large element roofing assemblies (fourth edition) (red book) 2011 Amber
ACR [M] 001:2014 Test For non-fragility of large element roofing assemblies. 5th edition (red book) 2014 Green
ACR [M] 002:2015 Rev 2: Testing of roof anchors on roof systems (being Part 2 of the Magenta book) 2015 Green
ISH 01 Selecting a competent roofing contractor. Rev 03:2017 2017 Green
ISH 01 Selecting a competent roofing contractor (Rev 02) 2012 Amber
ISH 02 Safe handling of solar collectors and other large items on roofs. Rev 01:2017 2017 Green
ISH 02 Safe handling of solar collectors and other large items on roofs 2012 Amber
ISH 03 Planning minor roof works 2012 Green
ISH 04 BS EN 795 and the 89/686/EEC Directive 2012 Red
ISH 04 Rev 1 BS EN 795 and the 89/686/EEC Directive 2014 Red
ISH 04 Rev 2 BS EN 795 and the 89/686/EEC Directive 2015 Red
ISH 04 Rev 3 BS EN 795 and the 89/686/EEC Directive 2016 Green

 

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