Asbestos surveyors Trafford Park, Stretford, Altrincham, Stockport
Looking for experienced Asbestos Surveyors in the North west? As a professional national Consulting Surveyor Company, we cover a range of property compliance services including asbestos management surveys throughout the UK including Trafford Park, Stretford, Altrincham, and Stockport.
Our team of asbestos surveyors are fully licenced and qualified and have a minimum of 10 years’ experience each working within the asbestos field. All asbestos surveys are conducted in accordance with HSG264 The Survey Guide, and the completed surveys, which are emailed to clients in PDF form, are comprehensive and structured, clear and easy to understand.
Asbestos was banned in 1999 in the UK but there are many properties which still contain asbestos in various forms. It can be difficult to identify, it is often mixed with other materials and is not immediately obvious to the untrained eye. Our professional asbestos surveyors are fully trained and can provide accurate information about the location, amount and type of any asbestos-containing materials (ACMs). Some types of asbestos can be extremely dangerous if disturbed and handled incorrectly.
When to contact an asbestos surveyor
- If you own, or are responsible for, an older property and are considering demolition or refurbishment. Asbestos was most popular between 1950 and 1970 as it was considered a versatile material which was cheap, strong and widely available. You may find asbestos containing material has already been removed. If in any doubt it is best to err on the side of caution and contact us for information.
- If you are suspect there are asbestos containing materials in the building which could be damaged or disturbed during normal occupancy.
- The duty to manage asbestos is contained in regulation 4 of the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012. It requires the person who has the duty (i.e. the ‘duty holder’ of a commercial property to have certain responsibilities to ensure the building is safe.
The asbestos surveyor will provide a survey
An asbestos survey will include detailed findings including photographs of sampled and suspect asbestos containing materials, property plans, material risk assessment and recommendations for managing or removing asbestos containing materials. The surveys are structured so that they are easy to understand and emailed to clients in a PDF format.
What happens next
This will depend on the recommendations within the survey which will depend on the findings. As a highly efficient and reliable Asbestos company we can also help with any asbestos removal if necessary. Our highly trained operatives who will complete the job safely, efficiently and with the minimum of disruption.
For a fast and efficient service contact us on 0800 644 6588 to arrange an appointment. Our asbestos surveyors can work within private and public-sector buildings across the North West of England including Trafford Park, Stretford, Altrincham, and Stockport.