Health & Safety: Appoint PSDS/PD

The ultimate responsibility for complying with both the building regulations and the health and safety requirements rests with the owner. 

The legislation in ROI is called the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Construction) Regulations and in NI the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations known as CDM. The regulations apply to construction work that you pay to get done in your home or to build your home.