Asbestos Risk Assessments & Management Plan
As a landlord of a non-domestic premises, or of a domestic environment with common areas, you may have responsibilities as a duty holder under the Control of Asbestos Regulations to manage asbestos within your building.
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Why do our customers choose us?
We undertake asbestos risk assessments in both residential and commercial premises on behalf of landlords, block management companies and managing agents to establish whether asbestos is present. We will then assist in the preparation of a written plan commonly referred to as the ‘asbestos register’.
We will advise you of your legal responsibilities and the information you should provide tenants and others who use your premises.
Acorn Health & Safety is a leading provider of health and safety training and consultancy in the South West. Our trainers and consultants come from a wide variety of professional backgrounds and have considerable, hands on practical experience which is reflected in our grounded, pragmatic approach.
Customers come from an equally diverse range of organisations and businesses but choose Acorn because we’ll keep you on the right side of the law, whilst recognising that health and safety needs to compliment your day to day business activities.
How do we support Landlords with asbestos risk assessments & management plans
Failing to manage asbestos can have significant financial and legal implications for duty holders, as well as causing people to suffer from ill health. We offer impartial advice and support, to ensure that your risk assessments and management procedures are effective. We can supply compliant documentation and are pleased to provide guidance in person at your premises to enable you to manage asbestos safely and legally.
Should you employ building maintenance personnel or subcontractors, we can advise you on the measures that should be taken to ensure that any works undertaken that may involve contact with asbestos is done so safely
What should you expect from Acorn Health & Safety?
We will advise you on managing asbestos in your premises and arrange for independent UKAS (United Kingdom Accreditation Service) consultancy engagement that specialise in surveying and analysis of asbestos in bulk materials. You will receive a management survey and bulk sample analysis that will form the basis of both your assessment and management plan. We aim to provide a fast and efficient service, with reports being made available to suit the requirements of our clients.
We will assign you a dedicated and competent health and safety professional who will gain an understanding of your needs and be on hand to provide any help, advice or comment you need.
Any documentation produced will either be uploaded to our cloud based storage system provided electronically, or as a hard copy in the required format. Following any piece of consultancy work we are available by phone or on e-mail, so you can contact us easily, if you need our assistance or further advice.
Whatever your health and safety needs are, our ‘Hassle Free’ retained consultancy service is here to help.
For one-off assessments or, a tailored approach, we offer a wide range of consultancy services speak to our consultants to discuss your needs.
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