An experienced and professional company must complete your asbestos survey in Altrincham if you are planning on doing any work on your building. An asbestos survey is necessary. If you have a building that was constructed some years ago, it is likely that it has asbestos-containing materials within it. Asbestos was widely used as it was regarded as the perfect addition to building materials. The reasons for this are many, and asbestos has a number of excellent qualities that improve the quality of building materials. Unfortunately, asbestos also harms. Inhalation of asbestos fibres will lead to disease and cancer. There is no cure for these diseases.
It is when asbestos is old and damaged that it poses a huge risk. In Altrincham, an asbestos survey will determine the location and the extent of the asbestos in your building. It is your responsibility as the building’s owner or manager, to manage the asbestos in the building. The Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 mandates that you have to make sure that the correct asbestos survey is conducted to identify and manage the risk of any asbestos-containing materials that are present in your building. We offer a number of different asbestos surveys according to your needs. The most popular asbestos survey and the one that is designed to assist you as part of your asbestos management plan is the management survey. It is not intrusive and can be completed quickly and efficiently by our expert team. A standard survey, its aim is to locate the presence and extent of any asbestos in your building. It also covers any asbestos that is likely to be disturbed or damaged during normal occupancy and to assess its condition.
An asbestos survey in Altrincham is the responsible thing to do. Not only is responsible, but it is also a legal requirement. If you need an asbestos survey completed and need an expert team to assist, contact ACS today. All the work that we complete is in accordance with the guidelines set out by the HSE. Let our experts assist you in keeping your building safe for its occupants, and keeping you legally compliant.