Conference Workshop 2a

Tuesday 26 January 2016 14.30

2A Asbestos - the future direction of compliance

This session will examine the extent of asbestos in buildings (domestic and non-domestic) and highlight the recent changes in guidance for managing asbestos. It will also explain latest interpretation of the duties with regard to asbestos for social housing organisations and identify the actions and procedures which will assist compliance. The session will describe the latest web-based guidance targeting refurbishment workers, particularly in the domestic and smaller-scale commercial sectors and it will highlight forthcoming changes in asbestos guidance.

Speakers

Dr Martin J. Gibson

HM Principal Specialist Inspector (Occupational Hygiene), Health & Safety Executive

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