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Guidance for other trades and live enclosures

Guidance Note 12

Guidance for other trades and live enclosures

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Guidance Note


Highlights the key points for other trades when approaching areas where asbestos work is taking place, covering the legal requirements, information, instruction and training and actions before entry. Also encourages careful planning, coordination and cooperation to eliminate any requirement to enter live enclosures, with information for other trades.


GN012-V0316, GN12, GN 12.


Publisher History

The Asbestos Removal Contractors Association was formed on 01/07/1980 and support asbestos removal contractors and associated businesses in the UK, providing advice, guidance and training.



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