The CDM Co-ordinator is not only one of the newest roles in construction, but it is also one of the most important.
The Co-ordinator has a pivotal role to play in providing the client with health and safety risk management advice. In effect, he or she is the client's best friend.
This programme looks at what exactly is required of the Co-ordinator throughout the design and construction process - and how it can be most effectively achieved.
About the contributors
Peter Caplehorn is technical director for Scott Brownrigg.
Paul Bussey is an associate for Scott Brownrigg.
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