In the City of New York, abatement of asbestos containing materials
comes under the jurisdiction of the New York City Department of Environmental Protection.
From spring 2004 non compliance of these regulations will mean prosecution for any owner or occupier who fails to identify and act on asbestos containing materials
Owners, occupiers and those responsible for the management of non-domestic property that may contain asbestos-containing material have a legal responsibility to manage the risk of asbestos containing materials
, or to cooperate with those responsible for managing the risk.
They will undertake planned removal of licensed asbestos containing materials
(acms) that pose a hazard to residents in line with the asset management plan.
The council require an asbestos removal contractor who can remove asbestos containing materials
as and when required to support other programmes of work such as kitchen, Roof and bathroom replacements.
The Contractor Shall Provide All Labor, Material And Supervision Required And Necessary To Inspect For Asbestos, Monitor Asbestos Projects, Report On And Describe Asbestos Containing Materials
And Suspected Asbestos Containing Materials
And Their Condition, Approximate The Quantity Of Damaged Material, Analyze Thermal And Miscellaneous Acm Materials , Collect Bulk /air Samples And Analyze And Prepare Reports And Acp-5 Forms As Requested, Signed And Sealed By The Nyc Dep Certified Asbestos Investigator.
Undisturbed, asbestos containing materials
do not pose a risk.
Queensland is calling on the Commonwealth to step up its efforts to prevent the importation of asbestos containing materials
into the country.
to external server; Provide policy, procedure and legal Advice and Training; Provision of reports and risk assessments as necessary; Provision of support for each survey or test; The provision of an emergency response following the unplanned release or discovery of asbestos containing materials
to include removal of ACM, decontamination/clean up of affected areas and air testing; Liaise and work with LHT appointed asbestos contractor as necessary; Liaise and work with LHT appointed domestic contractors as necessary; Liaise and work with LHT tenants via email, letter or face to face as necessary.