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Guidance on clients responsibilities on appointing asbestos contractors

Guidance Note 2

Guidance on clients responsibilities on appointing asbestos contractors

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Current

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Guidance Note

Abstract

How clients, designers and contractors can meet their responsibilities for managing asbestos projects under the Health and Safety at work etc. act 1974, covering the duty to manage and conduct asbestos surveys; appointing the right people; information requirements; liaison, planning and site control; completion and health and safety.

History

Document reference number: GN002-V0915.

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Publisher History

The Asbestos Removal Contractors Association was formed on in 1980 to support asbestos removal contractors and associated businesses in the UK, providing advice, guidance and training.


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