Quality on the highway – breaking ground

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Utilities Contractors Group

Utilities Contractors Group membership





The project follows successful completion of a Phase 1 CITB funded project, which produced a high quality training resource focusing on working conditions, safety and risk assessment whilst excavating. This is Phase 2, the key objectives of which are to: develop a training film, which will focus on the subject matter of ‘Breaking Ground’, highlighting the dangers of working on the highway, and reviewing the latest H&S legislation. This will serve as a versatile resource that will support blended training.

  • Develop a health and safety training film on the subject of ‘breaking ground
  • Implement amongst membership

01 Apr 2016

31 Jan 2017

End of project summary

The project finished in April 2017.  The video is being used in training by UCG as well as being available to industry on YouTube.   

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