Asbestos Protocol Update

Thursday, 28th March 2019

Asbestos Protocol Update

Updated Asbestos Protocol

Roof tiles containing asbestos

The updated Health and Safety Protocol on Asbestos is now live. Please remember to:

– Contact the Asbestos Management team before carrying out any work likely to disturb the fabric or fixtures of all:

• Buildings built before 2000.

• Equipment which may contain asbestos (e.g. fume cabinets, fire doors, high temperature ovens and kilns).

– Contact the Asbestos Management team before fixing anything (e.g. posters etc) to walls with textured coatings (e.g. artex, cement panels etc)

– Notify the FD Estates Helpdesk of any inadvertent damage to the fabric of the building or services, or to any equipment suspected to contain asbestos.

For more information see the complete Asbestos Protocol.