Only licensed asbestos contractors can carry out works where higher-risk asbestos-containing materials are present.

Amstech ensure the following information is available to their workforce during notifiable works:

  • A copy of the plan of works.
  • Details of any air monitoring and results.
  • Details of notification of work made to the enforcing authority.

General information

  • Maintenance records for control measures.
  • The individual’s own personal information from health records.
  • The results of any face-fit test for RPE provided for work with asbestos.
  • A copy of the licence.
  • Any anonymised collective information from the health records.

Examples of licensable work

  • Removing sprayed coatings (limpet asbestos).
  • Removal or other work which may disturb pipe lagging.
  • Any work involving loose-fill insulation.
  • Work on asbestos millboard.
  • Cleaning up significant quantities of loose/fine debris containing ACM dust (where the work is not sporadic and of low intensity, the control limit will be exceeded or it is not short duration work).
  • Work on AIB, where the risk assessment indicates that it will not be of short duration.