Asbestos Management & Who is Responsible ?
Regulation 4 of the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 is known as…
“The duty to manage asbestos in non-domestic premises”
It is the duty of the owners & occupiers of non domestic premises who have maintenance and repair responsibilities to assess and manage the risk from the presence of asbestos as specified in CAR2012.
This person or company is known as the Duty Holder.
To meet this legal requirement the following steps must be taken by the Duty Holder:
Determine the location of the materials likely to contain asbestos
Create and maintain a written record of the location of ACM’s
Assess and monitor the condition of ACM’s
Assess the risk of asbestos from the ACM’s
Prepare a written plan of action and measures necessary
Implement this asbestos management plan ASAP
How can Fibre Safe Help Me?
Fibre Safe Ltd can take care of this legal requirement by surveying the property or area and creating an asbestos management plan which we will help you implement. This may include preparation of an asbestos policy, regular training, routine checks, maintenance of asbestos products or other remedial actions. Whatever the situation, our team can help as much; or as little as required. We can work in coordination with your existing team or at arms length to provide a bespoke asbestos management package for our clients.
Fibre Safe would like to invite duty holders, whether existing clients or not, to have a free assessment of their asbestos survey data, asbestos management plan and asbestos policy. Please visit out contact page, enter your contact details and enter “Compliance Check” into the subject line of your email. We’ll call you back to arrange an appointment immediately.