Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012

NHS Trust failed to control ‘lethal’ asbestos exposure risk

Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust has been fined after refurbishment work undertaken in an accommodation block at Royal Shrewsbury Hospital exposed Trust employees and contractors to asbestos. Read More

Fine after ‘careless removal’ of asbestos

A building contractor has been fined after the uncontrolled removal of asbestos during a garage conversion. Read More

Two sentenced after asbestos disturbed

The HSE’s investigation found that the landlord should have had an asbestos survey carried out prior to work beginning. Read More

Asbestos exposure risk overlooked by lack of survey

Company undertook construction work at a property but failed to carry out an asbestos survey, which was uncovered during a routine HSE inspection. Read More

Property owner failed to check for asbestos

A businessman has been prosecuted after failing to check whether asbestos was present in a building he owned before starting major refurbishment works. Read More

Plans of work

By Paul Clarke-Scholes of Clifford Devlin. The Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 included some important changes to the way the Read More

Asbestos Training: NAPIT course

NAPIT Training hosted an asbestos awareness training taster session at this year’s NAPIT EXPO and, for the benefit of installers Read More

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