Asbestos Finds From Our Own Surveys
Tiles and Artex Examples
asbestolux tile was discovered during a type 3 asbestos survey on
a 1970's office in the West Midlands during August 2004.
all tiles come as clearly marked as this one and therefore older
tiles should be tested for the presence of asbestos.
tiles in this picture were tested and found to contain asbestos.
They were found
during a type 3 asbestos survey in laboratory premises in West Bromwich,
West Midlands in September 2004.
was due for demolition, but undisturbed, the tiles presented no
immediate risk to health.
suspended ceiling, this supporting column was plastered.
the suspended ceiling (picture) revealed a previous Artex coating
which was tested and found to contain asbestos.
Old Artex often
contained asbestos - this must only be removed by specialist contractors
- it must NOT be sanded under any circumstances.
Remember, it is now
a legal requirement for all commercial premises to maintain an asbestos
You have a duty to
identify where asbestos may be present in your building, in order to safeguard
the health and safety of your employees, visitors and contractors.
This is not optional.
For assistance with any aspect of management or removal of asbestos, please
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