Market Specification

Access Covers and Gratings

Market Specification


Product legislation

When specifying and installing access covers and gully gratings in the UK, you must be aware of the relevant regulations which are as follows:
  • HAUC – Specification for the Reinstatement of Openings in Highways
  • Sewers for adoption (SFA)
  • Highways works
  • CESWI – Civil Engineering Specification for the Water Industry


Health and safety legislation

With the prominence of today's Health and Safety legislation, you must be aware of the relevant advice documents which are as follows:
  • Management of Health and Safety At Work Regulations, 1992
  • Workplace (Health, Safety and Welfare) Regulations, 1992
  • Manual Handling Operations Regulations, 1992
Please note that these regulations only outline the basic requirements for specification.