An asbestos survey in Stourbridge is compulsory if you suspect there are any asbestos-containing materials are in your building. It is your responsibility as the person for managing any maintenance and repair of a building, to manage any asbestos in it under regulation 4 of the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012. It is also your legal responsibility. When asbestos is in good condition, it is not harmful. However, it is when it is when it is damaged or old that it becomes dangerous. This is because asbestos releases airborne fibres which can kill. Many older buildings, especially those erected in the 1960’s and 70’s, were built using asbestos-containing materials.
If you are planning to demolish or renovate your building, you’ll first need, in Stourbridge, an asbestos survey. This survey must be conducted by professionals. We are the company to call if you need an asbestos survey for your building. First, we’ll assess your property to determine the condition of any asbestos-containing materials. The purpose of the survey is to help manage any asbestos found in the building’s structure. Our expert surveyors will provide accurate information on where it is, the amount, as well as the condition of the asbestos-containing material. This information is needed for your asbestos register. In addition, it will ensure that your property complies with all the applicable asbestos legislation. We will also ensure the asbestos survey conforms to the HSG264 industry standard as stipulated by the HSE.
When you need an expertly done asbestos survey in Stourbridge, our team can assist. Should the survey indicate a level of asbestos that needs to be removed and disposed of, we can help. We can refer you to an asbestos removal organisation that has the right qualifications and credentials to safely remove the asbestos. Contact ACS today if you require more information regarding a competently and professionally done asbestos survey. Our many years of experience, dedication to safety and compliance and expertise will ensure that your building is safe from an asbestos threat. You can rely on our experts.