Health and safety for major road schemes: fatigue

Part of the 'Raising the bar' health and safety initiative to identify best practice, raise standards and improve supply chain engagement.

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The raising the bar guidance covering fatigue has been superseded by Interim Advice Note 190/16: Guidance on Processes for Managing Fatigue in the Workplace and Interim Advice Note 189/16 Policy on Managing Fatigue in the Workplace. These can be found at


Raising the bar 22: fatigue (version I - March 2014)

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A set of best practice standards has been produced which set the health and safety requirements for managing fatigue in the workplace.

This document forms part of the ‘Raising the bar’ health and safety initiative.

Published 1 March 2014