An asbestos survey in Brighouse must be completed by an experienced team. Asbestos is dangerous, and if its fibres become airborne, anyone in the vicinity is at risk of inhaling them. Once inhaled, these tiny fibres lodge themselves in the lining of a person’s lungs. They cannot be removed, won’t dissolve, and will cause disease and cancer. Most old buildings were constructed using asbestos-containing materials. Asbestos as hailed as the wonder building material for its many properties. It is strong and provides excellent electrical insulation. It’s also heat resistant. Those in the construction industry the world over were thrilled with the many advantages of using asbestos as an additive to building materials. However, it was found that exposure to the asbestos fibres led to serious and deadly disease and cancer.
The use of asbestos is now banned. As such, in Brighouse, an asbestos survey must be completed to ensure the building is safe for its occupants. When a survey is conducted, any asbestos-containing materials are identified. This provides information on the best step forward. Asbestos itself is not dangerous. It is when it is old that it becomes a risk. As it ages, it becomes friable. When disturbed, these fibres are released into the air here they can be inhaled. An asbestos survey will ensure that the correct steps for the correct procedures to ensure the safety of the building and those within it. An asbestos survey is not for the DIY enthusiast. It must be completed by a professional with the knowledge and experience in dealing with asbestos. We have a team of expert surveyors who are available to assist with a safe and professional survey of your building.
An asbestos survey in Brighouse is the first step to a safer building. Not only that, but you will also be legally compliant. Our surveyors are skilled, have extensive training and the experience to perform a thorough asbestos survey. Our surveys are in line with the HSE requirements. For more details on how we can assist with a professional asbestos survey, contact ACS. Your safety is our concern. You can trust our professionals to provide a safe and thorough asbestos survey on your building.