NFRC Publications

NFRC produces a wide range of publications covering the numerous roofing disciplines from Technical Bulletins to Health and Safety Guidance. Majority of which are available to download for free, scroll down for more information.

Technical Publications

In order to download any of the NFRC technical publications​ for free (see drop down menus for the complete list of available publications) please complete the short form below.

Health & Safety Guidance Sheets

NFRC ​produces Health & Safety Guidance documents to deal with the issues surrounding working on roofs. These documents are available to members for free. If you are interested in purchasing ​any of the guidance sheets, please contact us on the details shown on the right. 

* ​be advised that postage costs still apply, if requesting print versions.​

Publication Date:   Name of Document  Price 
 A  22 Apr 2016 Fall Protection and Prevention for Working on Roofs   £5.00
 B  Feb 2013 Reporting Accidents   £5.00
 C  Feb 2013 Construction (Design & Management) Regulations 2007
 D  Jan 2009 Employing Persons Under 18 Years of Age in Construction   £5.00
 E  Feb 2009 Slater's Heel (for immediate download)  FREE*
 F  Oct 2009 Use of Heat for Roofing Operations  £5.00
 G  Jun 2009 Daily Activity Briefing  £5.00
 H  Jun 2009 NFRC Site Waste Management Plan (SWMP) Template  £5.00
 I  Feb 2008 Safe Site Handover Checklist / Certificate  £5.00
 J  Sept 2012 Identification, Removal & Disposal of Asbestos Containing Materials   £5.00
 K  Oct 2009  Temporary Edge Protection  £5.00
 L  Oct 2009 Safe Installation of Profiled Metal Sheeting to Cold Rolled Purlins, Rails & Spacers   £5.00
 M  Oct 2009 Working at Height Summary  £5.00
 N  Nov 2009 Health & Safety Provisions for Liquid Applied Waterproofing Systems (LAWs)  £5.00
 O  Nov 2009 Safe Use of Liquid Applied Waterproofing Systems (LAWs)  £5.00
 P  June 2010 Safe Handling of Solar Collectors and Other Large Items on Roofs  £5.00
 Q  Jan 2015 Correct Installation and Safe Use of Slating and Tiling Battens  £5.00
 S  Sept 2012 Controlling Silica when Disc Cutting Roof Tiles (for immediate download)  FREE*
 R  Feb 2013 Over-roofing Profiled Fibre Cement Sheeted Roofs

Other Technical Guidance

Ref.  Publication Date  Technical Bulletin Name
 01 Oct 2011 Fixing Solar Panels to Timber Rafters and Battens (Pitched Roofs)
 n/aOct 2014 The Green Roof Code of Best Practice for the UK
 n/a 2013Solar Installation - Guidance for Property Owners
 n/a2015Householder's Guide to Flat Roofing
 n/aDec 2017Roofing & Cladding in Windy Conditions - 3rd Edition
 n/aJuly 2017 Safe2Torch Guidance -> click here
 n/a Nov 2017 Technical Guidance Note for the Construction and Design of Blue Roofs 
 n/a Apr 2018 GRO Fire Risk Guidance

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