Management of Asbestos Policy

Asbestos is sometimes referred to as the silent killer. It has been responsible for the deaths of more people in the UK than any other occupational health hazard.  The widespread use of asbestos since 1950 through to 1999 means that few buildings are likely to be asbestos free. However the dangers to health arise when […]

Green Briefing Alerts

Emeregncy Management Briefing   PAT Testing Procedure   People Handling Documentation   Falls Toolkit   Construction Head Protection Guidance   New Toolkits   Personal Safety   Resilience Team   Asbestos & PAT testing Guidance   Training Re-Location   Stress Workshops For Managers    Changes made to HS3- Violence and Aggression against Staff reporting form:   […]

Asbestos

Asbestos was widely used in buildings as a fire protection material, as insulation for lagging pipes and various plant, in sealants, adhesives and asbestos cement products. Dangers to health arise when asbestos is disturbed and fibres are released and become airborne. The diseases resulting from exposure to asbestos are all caused by inhalation of the […]