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We are Supporting UKATA’s Asbestos Campaign Vital To Trade Person Safety

UKATA members have been taking part in Train Safe, Work Safe, Keep Safe over the last two years by offering free asbestos training courses during September and October. Last year, members of the Association involved in the campaign offered over 3,500

Thursday 11th of August 2016 03:47

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Wednesday 10th of August 2016 04:32

Take 5 Stay Alive - asbestos safety TV ad

Take 5 Stay Alive is the British Lung Foundation campaign to raise awareness of asbestos within the building trades.

Friday 15th of July 2016 11:34

Suffolk window firm given a heavy fine

A window installer exposed its employees to asbestos during work on a school.

Wednesday 12th of March 2014 09:41

Housing Trust and two contractors prosecuted

Two contractors employed by Anchor Housing Trust have been prosecuted for asbestos failings.

Friday 28th of February 2014 10:04

New Code of Practice published

The HSE has published a new Code of Practice for asbestos work

Friday 27th of December 2013 10:53

HSE Refurbishment inspections

HSE inspectors will be targetting refurbishment and construction sites in February and March 2013

Monday 18th of February 2013 09:10

Asbestos in Welsh Schools

The following article was published in the Western Mail on 29 December 2012

Friday 4th of January 2013 09:27

HSE guidance on AIB soffits

New guidance on removing AIB soffits has been published by the HSE

Tuesday 18th of December 2012 02:07

Second Edition of Survey Guide published

Revised Guidance on Asbestos Surveying has been published by the HSE.

Sunday 16th of December 2012 11:33

Hefty fines for Dorset school and company director

A private school and a company director have been prosecuted for failing to manage a refurbishment project properly

Friday 20th of July 2012 08:36

Stockton on Tees Council prosecuted

The Council has been prosecuted following serious failings in respect of asbestos work

Friday 20th of July 2012 08:32

Brighton company director fined

A Brighton company director has been prosecuted following the demolition of a building

Sunday 15th of July 2012 08:30

New Asbestos Essentials published by HSE

The HSE has published a revised series of Task Guidance sheets for non-licensed asbestos work

Thursday 12th of July 2012 08:48

New guidance on Notifiable Non Licensed Work

The HSE has re-published the introduction to "Asbestos Essentials"

Monday 30th of April 2012 09:07

Revised Asbestos Regulations now in force

The Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 came into force on Friday 6th April

Saturday 7th of April 2012 08:15

New Asbestos Regulations published

The Control of Asbestos regulations 2012 have been approved by Parliament.

Friday 16th of March 2012 09:11

Ammanford company fined following asbestos work

Corgi Hosiery of Ammanford has been found guilty of failing to protect its workers from asbestos

Monday 12th of March 2012 10:21

Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012

The HSE has published the responses to the public consultation document

Friday 2nd of March 2012 12:45

Birmingham contractor fined following asbestos work

A building contractor in Birmingham disturbed asbestos without any precautions

Monday 14th of November 2011 12:43





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