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Household items containing asbestos – you may not realise that many everyday products you thought were safe could still contain asbestos.
Read the full article | Published Aug 11, 2020
What types of ceilings have asbestos? We’re all familiar with Artex and textured coating ceilings that were prevalent in the 60’s, 70’s and early 80’s, many of which contained asbestos, but is an asbestos ceiling dangerous? Perhaps you have planned to do some decorating or renovations and you’re concerned about the old asbestos ceiling. Will […]
Read the full article | Published Nov 28, 2018
Company fined after asbestos removed improperly from primary school The HSE have successfully prosecuted a company who carried out refurbishment at a primary school and had asbestos removed improperly. R F Gardiner Limited did not have a licence for the asbestos removal they carried out in October 2016. As such, they put pupils, teachers, staff, […]
Read the full article | Published Apr 06, 2018
The 10 things everyone should know about asbestos Check for asbestos 1. Asbestos is actually a group of six different minerals that are found in the earth. They have been widely used in the construction industry over many years because they are excellent at retaining heat (insulation) and are very strong in composition. […]
Read the full article | Published Sep 05, 2017
DIY Asbestos The BBC have confirmed that the team behind their popular TV show DIY SOS take no risks with Asbestos. Infact, they take the matter of asbestos very seriously indeed. No work commences on a building until asbestos Surveyors have visited the site and conducted an extensive asbestos survey. The asbestos Surveyors chosen to do […]
Read the full article | Published Jul 31, 2017