Asbestos can be present in any building constructed up to the year 2000 and if not managed appropriately can pose a risk to health.
To ensure that asbestos risk is effectively managed, Estates Services have a dedicated Asbestos Management Team. In broad terms the team is responsible for:
- Ensuring Compliance with Asbestos Regulations, Approved Codes of Practice and Guidance. Click here for overview of requirements
- Providing support to Estates Development, Estates Operations and University Departments to ensure that asbestos is appropriately managed;
- Ensuring that all asbestos installations are maintained in a good state of repair