Section 17: General responsibilities

During performance of his or her assignments, the designer shall assess risk in respect of factors associated with safety, health and working environment at the construction site. The regard for safety, health and working environment shall be safeguarded through the choice of architectural or technical solutions. The factors that may have significance for future works shall be documented, see section 12.

If risk factors may arise that require specific measures, see section 8, first paragraph, (c), of the Regulations, this shall be described and be reported to the client.