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Hotel chain fined for asbestos risk

Article Updated On June 13, 2016 A popular hotel chain has been ordered to pay more than £200,000 in fines and costs after construction workers and guests were put at risk of asbestos exposure at a Kent hotel. Between February and July of 2010, Britannia Hotels of Cheshire had failed to ensure a full asbestos […]

Read the full article | Published Apr 11, 2013

Council fined for failing to implement recommendations made in an Asbestos Survey

Article Updated On June 13, 2016 Thurrock Council has been fined after admitting it failed to manage asbestos across its schools, putting the lives of  teachers and workers at risk. On 1st March 2013 the court heard that concerns regarding asbestos debris in a boiler room at Stifford Clays Junior School were raised but no […]

Read the full article | Published Mar 19, 2013

Builder found guilty of failure to implement a Refurbishment and Demotion Survey

Article Updated On June 13, 2016 A builder from Birmingham has fined after pleading guilty to exposing young children and their parents to potentially deadly asbestos fibres when converting a property on Rover Drive, Castle Bromwich. The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) launched an investigation following a call from a Solihull Council Environmental Health Officer […]

Read the full article | Published Mar 13, 2013

Architects fails to show contactors asbestos survey and endangers workers lives

Article Updated On June 13, 2016 An architect company has been found guilty of various health and safety breeches after builders were potentially exposed to dangerous asbestos fibres during a construction project at Aberystwyth Rugby Club in Mid Wales. Aberystwyth Magistrate heard on 4th February 2013 that Dilwyn Roberts Penseiri/Architects Ltd failed to inform the […]

Read the full article | Published Feb 27, 2013

Hospital Trust fined after failure to notify contractors of asbestos survey findings

Article Updated On June 13, 2016 A North East hospital trust has been fined after contractors carrying out work on the building were exposed to potentially deadly asbestos fibres at Sunderland Eye Infirmary in March 2012. Sunderland Magistrates’ Court heard that over the weekend of 24/25th March 2012, contractors at the Infirmary on Queen Alexandra […]

Read the full article | Published Feb 25, 2013

Asbestos Awareness and Works with Works with Non-Licensed Asbestos Containing Materials – Friday, 22nd February 2013

Article Updated On June 13, 2016 Armco Asbestos Consultants have scheduled their next Asbestos Awareness and Works with Non-Licensed Asbestos Containing Materials (ACM’s) training session for Friday, 22nd February 2013 at Bury Business Centre, Kay Street, Bury, BL9 6BU. The half day Asbestos Awareness training is mandatory for anyone whom works on a property built […]

Read the full article | Published Feb 07, 2013

Asbestos Awareness and Works with Works with Non-Licensed Asbestos Containing Materials – Tuesday, 29th January 2013

Article Updated On June 13, 2016 Armco Asbestos Consultants have scheduled their next Asbestos Awareness and Works with Non-Licensed Asbestos Containing Materials (ACM’s) training session for Tuesday, 29th January 2013 at Bury Business Centre, Kay Street, Bury, BL9 6BU. This is easily accessed from many areas including Bury, Bolton, Greater Manchester and Lancashire. The Control […]

Read the full article | Published Jan 22, 2013

Surveyors prosecuted for producing incomplete Refurbishment and Demolition asbestos survey

Article Updated On June 13, 2016 Two asbestos surveyors have been fined after they failed to identify asbestos in 32 different locations whilst undertaking a pre-refurbishment survey of a public house in Trafford, Manchester. David Harold and Shaun Hodgson were prosecuted by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) appeared in court after construction workers were […]

Read the full article | Published Jan 02, 2013

Asbestos: Frequently Asked Question’s (FAQ)

Article Updated On June 13, 2016 Did you know that around 20 tradesman per week die from an asbestos related disease? Are you aware of your responsibilities to your co-workers, clients and the general public in relation to the prevention of the inhalation of asbestos fibres? In order to ensure that you operate within the […]

Read the full article | Published Dec 20, 2012

County Council fined after failing to implement required Refurbishment and Demolition Asbestos Survey

Article Updated On June 13, 2016 Staffordshire County Council and a refurbishment firm have been fined for exposing a nursery class, school staff and two joiners to asbestos fibres. The incident took place during a refurbishment project at Glenthorne Community Primary School in Cheslyn Hay in February 2009 lead by G Evans (Services) Ltd, of […]

Read the full article | Published Dec 19, 2012
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