Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 states that every employer must ensure that adequate information, instructions and training is given to employees who are liable to be exposed to asbestos.
Legally, all employers must ensure all employees are aware of where asbestos and related materials are likely to be found. This course will outline how to avoid the risk of exposure and inform of the correct protective equipment that is to be provided, to keep them safe. According to HSE, the number of asbestos-related deaths alone is at around 5,000 per year. Protect your employees and your company.
The aim of this course is to greater increase your understanding of asbestos, including how to work around this harmless substance safely and your awareness of relevant legislation.
The key points covered in this course are:
Introduction and definitions
Locations that asbestos can be found
The asbestos ban in 1999
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE and RPE)
Safe working practice
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