You may need asbestos removal in Blackburn if you suspect there is harmful asbestos on your premises. Asbestos-containing materials can pose a huge risk to occupants of older buildings. If you suspect that there are such materials in your building then it is advisable to avoid touching or moving it. When disturbed, it can release dust that contains asbestos fibres, creating a health hazard to all those around. The main risk comes when the asbestos-containing materials become damaged, if they are in a good condition, then they can usually be left in place. This can be done if you maintain an asbestos register and conduct regular inspections to ascertain their condition. Asbestos-containing walls may not be dangerous if they’re painted regularly and don’t show any signs of damage or deterioration. However, the issue arises during demolition, when asbestos materials have to be removed safely and securely, prior to the demolition works commencing.
Safe removal practices are laid down by the government and environmental agencies. In Blackburn, asbestos removal companies specialise in the safe removal, management and disposal of asbestos. They may also conduct asbestos surveys that can document the exact location, quantity and condition of asbestos within your premises. This ensures that you’re in compliance with current asbestos regulations. House owners can legally have asbestos removed from their property, provided they follow the rules prescribed for removal, handling, packing, transportation and disposal on council approved sites.
Our team of professionals can help you with the survey and management aspects of asbestos removal in Blackburn. We also provide training and packages for different types of asbestos-related services. Our technicians strictly follow all safety guidelines and are fully-trained and qualified in this specific field, and we are fully insured. Contact ACS if you need assistance with asbestos removal; we will be able to conduct thorough surveys and also handle any removal works required. It’s important to know some facts about removal even though it will be handled by professionals, asbestos-containing material should never be left unsupervised once it has been removed, it must always be disposed of in the correct legal manner. It should be kept wet during and after removal so that no fibres or dust are released. Never try to remove asbestos yourself. Speak to us for more information about protecting the health and safety of all during asbestos removal.