The HSE has reported that it has taken a case to court and two asbestos contractors fined as a result of this litigation. As you read, it becomes apparent that you should select a company with the scale and skill to complete its own surveys and that those contractors should have the mindset to challenge…

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It has been reported today (via Twitter and the international news outlets) about accessory store Claire’s Asbestos Recall. In this recall, the UK is affected by some of the products, and as such if you have shopped at Claire’s you should read the link here to the statement from Claire’s. Below is an Extract from…

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When it comes to large scale asbestos removal, Safeline is one of the most competent contractors in the business. From our Midlands base, our national and sometimes international reach for all scales of projects is second to none. Many of our larger-scale projects involve months of pre-planning and liaising with all of the other subcontractors…

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Motherwell Asbestos Infringement A contractor has been fined for exposing its employees to asbestos during work at Anderson Tower in a Motherwell asbestos infringement. Hamilton Sheriff Court heard that during the Motherwell Asbestos Infringement, four electricians employed by IQA Operations Group Ltd had been drilling through door transom panels to fit electric cables into each…

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Oldbury Asbestos Removal Safeline’s Oldbury Asbestos Removal project was born out of an enquiry we received from a homeowner… They had bought a home in Oldbury which was built pre 1980. Lots of us live or have lived in Pre 1980’s homes and it makes great sense to get your new home checked in you…

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Safeline Environmental is the number one Handsworth Asbestos Removal service in the Handsworth and greater Birmingham area. Our service includes removal, disposal and encapsulation of asbestos in Handsworth, Birmingham. Asbestos was used widely in the 20th century for flooring, roofing, and insulation in most offices and residential homes. However, with time, people began to succumb…

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Safeline Environmental is proud of its midland roots, and we wanted to share with you our recent Little Aston Asbestos Removal job that we completed near Birmingham. Birmingham is the city of 1000 trades, the industrial heartland of the United Kingdom and because of this,  the housing stock around and about the city was predominantly…

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Sutton Coldfield Asbestos Survey The majority of the work Safeline Environmental does is Commercial project consultancy and then removal of asbestos as in the case of the Sutton asbestos removal contract we have recently completed. The removal as in a lot of our contracts, required several different methods to be employed in the “making safe”…

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Safeline Environmental is proud of its midland roots, and we wanted to share with you our recent Aston Asbestos Removal job that we completed in Birmingham. Birmingham is the city of 1000 trades, the industrial heartland of the United Kingdom and because of this,  the building stock is predominantly built before the millennium asbestos ban…

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Below is a report of another Asbestos Contractor fined for poor management of asbestos removal. The report is an extract from the HSE website; “A Wigan building contractor has appeared in court after exposing a homeowner and her family to asbestos while carrying out a garage conversion. Manchester Magistrates’ Court heard that Anthony McGrath, trading…

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