If you suspect you need an asbestos survey in Lambeth be sure to speak to a professional company to assist. Asbestos containing materials are often present in buildings constructed before 2000. While the use of asbestos in building and construction is now banned, it was regarded as a miracle material in the past for its many good qualities. As it was a strong and durable material, it was added to concrete, vinyl materials, pipes, siding, wall boards, floor tiles, and adhesives. Its heat-resistant qualities made asbestos an excellent thermal insulation. The danger is not in asbestos itself, but in its fibres. When asbestos containing materials are damaged or disturbed, fibres are released into the air. When these fibres are inhaled they can cause serious diseases. Asbestos still kills around 5000 workers each year. This is more than the number of people killed on the road. Around 20 tradesman die each week as a result of exposure to asbestos in the past.
Before any refurbishment or demolition work on your building in Lambeth, an asbestos survey is a legal requirement. As the owner of a building, particularly an older building, it is your responsibility to manage any asbestos present in your building. The best way to determine the extent of the asbestos present in your building is to have an asbestos survey completed by a professional company that deals with asbestos. We provide a cost effective and comprehensive asbestos survey for your business. Here we will recommend the best course of action for your business. Our survey will determine the location of the asbestos in your building, and its condition. The surveys that we provide are comprehensive, easy to understand and comply with the regulations as set out by the HSE.
As asbestos survey in Lambeth is the introduction to your asbestos management plan. The survey will assist determine the extent, condition and location of the asbestos in your building. Contact ACS today if you need an asbestos survey. The asbestos survey will also determine whether any of the asbestos containing materials need to be removed. If this is the case, we only work with asbestos removal organisations that are fully qualified and meet our approval. You can rest assured that the asbestos will be removed in a safe and professional manner.