Feb 24, 2020
In this episode Neil and Ian discuss the issues surrounding asbestos works which involve working in hot environments.
Hot working Examples: Boiler rooms, ducts and confined spaces, Attics in summer, Working outside in summer e.g. polyethene enclosures next to glazing,
Issues around enclosures failing (falling...
Feb 17, 2020
To mark the 50th episode, Neil and Ian look at some of the key points from the last 50 episodes. Covering all the key elements of asbestos management.
Highlight episodes include:
Asbestos Emergencies - What to do
Specifications for asbestos removal works, what’s the point?
How do you get the right asbestos...
Feb 10, 2020
In this episode Neil and Ian discuss is PVA a suitable material to use as an encapsulant? What is PVA?
Polyvinyl Acetate - best known as wood glue, white glue, carpenter's glue, school glue.
A number of microorganisms can degrade polyvinyl acetate. Most commonly, damage is caused by filamentous fungi—however...
Feb 3, 2020
In this episode Neil and Ian discuss points surrounding the risks and highlight points to consider when undertaking asbestos removal works within lofts.
Points to consider: