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Last edited 11 Dec 2020
Designed drop area
Establishing exclusion zones when using explosives in demolition, Construction Information Sheet No 45, published by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) defines a designed drop area as: ‘the area where the bulk of the structure is designed to drop (ie, the area covered by the main debris pile which will include the plan area).'
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