Tag Archives: Asbestos

What is Asbestos ?

Asbestos is a naturally occurring mineral which grows within mesomorphic rock. There are six #Asbestos types, split into two categories. The commercially used types of Asbestos are Chrysotile (white), Amosite (brown) and Crocidolite (blue).

Duty to Manage Asbestos

If you’re responsible for maintenance of non-domestic premises, you have a ‘duty to manage’ the asbestos in them, as set out in the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012. The duty to manage covers ALL non-domestic (Commercial) premises.