Who Does The Control Of Asbestos Regulations Apply To?

March 16th, 2020 | Categories: News

It’s true that asbestos must be handled very carefully and is subject to strict regulations. But, who does the control of asbestos regulations apply to? 

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Restoration Work On Older Buildings

February 27th, 2020 | Categories: News

Restoration work on older buildings often uncovers asbestos.

Ceilings, pipes and wallcoverings can be removed or disturbed whilst carrying out restoration work. This is when asbestos is discovered and if it isn’t recognised, when it is most dangerous.

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Supporting our community at Christmas

January 27th, 2020 | Categories: News

When the team at WeldLag saw that the local Salvation Army was looking for donations to their Annual Christmas Appeal, they made the decision to help.

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What is Second Hand Asbestos Exposure?

December 23rd, 2019 | Categories: News

Whilst the dangers of primary exposure to asbestos are widely publicised, many people are unaware of the dangers associated with secondary (or second-hand) exposure. 

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Farming And Asbestos

December 10th, 2019 | Categories: News

Although asbestos may not be the first thing you think of when it comes to the dangers of farming, it is a very real risk.

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How To Identify Asbestos

November 25th, 2019 | Categories: News

This blog will explain how to identify asbestos if you think you may have found some. Most homeowners come across what they think is asbestos whilst carrying out home improvements.
However, they may not be sure exactly what they have found. This is because asbestos comes in many different forms.

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Why Brief Exposure To Asbestos Can Cause Mesothelioma

November 12th, 2019 | Categories: News

The risk of developing Mesothelioma is much greater if you were; exposed to large amounts of it from an early age, or for a very long period of time.

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Fly Tipping

October 29th, 2019 | Categories: News

The amount of waste which is fly-tipped is a national problem. Unsightly and an attraction for rats It can also be very dangerous when the waste contains hazardous material such as asbestos.

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How Can I Tell If My Garage Roof Is Asbestos?

October 14th, 2019 | Categories: News

If you are planning to remove or modernise your garage, it’s important to know whether it contains asbestos.

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Can I Remove Asbestos Myself?

September 30th, 2019 | Categories: News

You’ve just moved into your new place and started the renovations, then. Uh oh, you’ve found what you think is asbestos.

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