Asbestos Assessment

Environmental Consulting Company

Are you looking to renovate or demolish a relatively older building? Do you need to look out for the health and safety of your staff, team and the public? You may need an assessment to identify, supervise the removal and carry out post sampling to ensure the safety of the people and mitigate liability onto yourself. 

Services Provided by Safetech Include:

  • Asbestos Surveys and Re-assessments
  • Design and Implementation of Asbestos Management Programs
  • Design, Implementation and Management of Asbestos Abatement Projects
  • Inspection and Air Monitoring during and after Asbestos Abatement
  • Workplace Exposure Assessments through Air Sampling and Laboratory Analysis
  • Identification of ACM through Bulk Sampling and Laboratory Analysis
  • Asbestos Abatement Worker (MTCU Program 253W), Asbestos Abatement Supervisor (MTCU Program 253S) and Asbestos Awareness Training

REGULATION REGARDING ASBESTOS-CONTAINING MATERIALS (ONTARIO)

Ontario Regulation 278/05, “Designated Substance - Asbestos on Construction Projects and in Buildings and Repair Operations” governs the responsibilities of building owners, employers, constructors and workers pertaining to asbestos-containing materials (ACM). Highlights of this regulation include the following:

  • Bulk sampling and analytical requirements for the determination of ACM
  • Requirements for the owner building to have an asbestos survey of the building conducted to identify the location, friability and type of ACM
  • Requirements to maintain the asbestos survey and update it at least yearly
  • Specific measures and procedures (i.e., Type 1, Type 2 and Type 3 operations) for the removal of ACM based on material friability and quantity
  • Requirements and specific procedures for clearance air testing for most Type 3 operations
  • Instruction and training requirements for workers involved in the removal of ACM, with specific training approved by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MCTU) required for every worker/supervisor involved in a Type 3 operation

Safetech is well versed with the requirements and nuances of Ontario Regulation 278/05. Let us help you with the identification, management and remediation of asbestos-containing materials at your facility.

Serving clients across Ontario and the rest of Canada with our affiliates.

Services offered by Safetech Environmental Ltd.: Asbestos Assessment | Hazardous Building Materials Assessment | Indoor Air Quality Testing | Mould & Water Damage Assessment/Testing | Environmental Services | Occupational Hygiene Assessment | Construction-Related Infection Control | Insurance & Disaster Restoration Division | Training Courses | Radon Testing and Mitigation | Building Science Services

Markets served by Safetech Environmental Ltd.: Property Managers | Insurance | Health Care | Transportation | Education | Construction | Real Estate | Manufacturing

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