Search Results for: asbestos

Company expose family to risk of asbestos

A Hertfordshire-based home improvement company has been fined after the unsafe removal of asbestos material from a domestic property.

Essex school fined after refurbishment disturbs asbestos

An Essex school has been fined after poorly-planned and managed refurbishment and maintenance activities exposed school staff and others to asbestos.

Motor Manufacturer Fined over Asbestos Contamination

A motor manufacturer has been fined after discovery of asbestos boarding panels contaminated a site.

Managing asbestos in domestic and non-domestic premises – Buxton, 19 July 2016

This one-day course gives you the knowledge to manage asbestos in non-domestic premises to the standards required by Regulation 4 of the Control of Asbestos Regulations (CAR 2012).

Managing asbestos in domestic and non-domestic premises – Buxton, 17 May 2016

This one-day course gives you the knowledge to manage asbestos in non-domestic premises to the standards required by Regulation 4 of the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012.

Two companies fined after disturbing asbestos

Two companies have been fined after asbestos was disturbed during refurbishment work.

Barnstaple gas engineer prosecuted following unsafe asbestos removal at a tenants’ home

A gas engineer removed potentially dangerous asbestos material during a gas boiler replacement putting himself and others at risk from exposure to asbestos fibres.

Man fined for potentially exposing members of the public to asbestos

A man from County Durham has been fined for potentially exposing members of the public to asbestos fibres during the refurbishment of a residential property on South Parade, Croft on Tees, County Durham.

Company fined for safety failings when dealing with asbestos at a school

An Oxford based company has been fined after disturbing asbestos insulation board (AIB) at a school.

Managing asbestos in domestic and non-domestic premises – Buxton, 29 February 2016

This one-day course gives you the knowledge to manage asbestos in non-domestic premises to the standards required by Regulation 4 of the Control of Asbestos Regulations (CAR 2012).

Man fined after exposing employees to asbestos

An employee exposed his workers to asbestos fibres during the refurbishment of a social club in Ashington, Northumberland.

Charitable trust and contractor fined for asbestos safety failings

 A charitable trust and a contractor it employed has been fined for safety failings after disturbing asbestos and continuing to work in a building. 

Firms fined after asbestos failings

A food company and their contractor have been fined after asbestos was disturbed during building work and only identified by chance when an asbestos removal contractor attended site. 

Man fined for unlicensed removal of asbestos

A Surrey man was fined for exposing the residents of a house in Putney, himself and his assistant to asbestos.

Managing asbestos in domestic and non-domestic premises – HSL Buxton, 19 January 2016

This one-day course gives you the knowledge to manage asbestos in non-domestic premises to the standards required by Regulation 4 of the Control of Asbestos Regulations (CAR 2012).

Unlicensed company removes asbestos ceiling from school

A construction firm removed an asbestos ceiling in a school despite not being legally approved to do the work.

Cinema director fined for asbestos management failings

A St Albans cinema director has been fined after he put workers and members of the public at risk of exposure to asbestos. 

Company fined after failure to act on asbestos risks

An engineering firm has been fined after asbestos was found at their factory and they failed to document or manage the risks to employees or visitors to the site.

Managing asbestos in domestic and non-domestic premises – London, 1 December 2015

This HSL run course gives you the knowledge to manage asbestos in non-domestic premises to the standards required by Regulation 4 of the Control of Asbestos Regulations (CAR 2012). It also applies to the management of domestic premises.

Family, including three-year-old girl, exposed to dangerous asbestos

Tenants of a house in Lincolnshire, including a three year old girl, were exposed to dangerous levels of deadly asbestos dust, a court was told.