A new standard, just released deals with health and safety on demolition and construction sites where there are more than one contractor present. The standard, which could quickly become an important resource for most large construction companies, is available for purchase on the ASSE website either as a Hard Copy or as a digital download.
From the ASSE Website:
Safety & Health Program Requirements for Multi-Employer Projects
A10 Committee Information
Acronym: ASSE (ASC A10)
Developer Name: ASC A10
Committee Title: Safety Requirements for Construction and Demolition Operations
Secretariat: American Society of Safety Engineers
Contact: Tim Fisher
Title: Safety & Health Program Requirements for Multi-Employer Projects
Address: 1800 E. Oakton St., Des Plaines, IL 60018-2187
Phone: (847) 768-3411
Fax: (847) 296-9221
Accreditation Method: Committee
A10 Committee Members: Click here for A10 Foreword and List of Organizations and Members
Scope: This standard sets forth the minimum elements and activities of a program that defines the duties and responsibilities of construction employers working on a construction project where multiple employers are or will be engaged in the common undertaking to complete a construction project.