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Walsall Asbestos Removal

Walsall Asbestos Removal Safeline has a national reach when it comes to asbestos removal, but core of our mission is based in the west midlands and the walsall asbestos removal is yet another further example of this removal. During the walsall asbestos removal job we had to ensure that the factory was still able to…

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Council Fined for Asbestos Ignorance

Council Fined for Asbestos Ignorance On March 10th 2017, Stirling Council fined for asbestos ignorance! Stirling council ignored warnings of asbestos dangers in the basement of its head quarters for over nine years!  In Safeline’s experience Local Councils are usually the most diligent when it comes to identification and dealing with asbestos in their property…

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Government Report on School Asbestos

Government Report on School Asbestos In February Safeline wrote a blog piece on the School asbestos worries, since we wrote that news there has been a new Government Report on School Asbestos.  Published on the 27/02/17 the report by the Education Funding Agency (EFA), found that around 20 per cent of schools were were “not fully…

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Asbestos Compensation

Asbestos Compensation In March of 2017, The Lord Chancellor Elizabeth Truss changed the way in which asbestos compensation is to calculated when she lowered the compensation discount rate. When the amount a person receives from a compensation payment is calculated, it is adjusted according to the interest they can expect to earn by investing the…

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Asbestos in Playground

(Photo: UGC TNW) Asbestos in Playground In the news this week was a report that a north wales man found asbestos in playground that his children were regularly using! The Daily Mirror reported on 5th April that ; “The man who found the asbestos, Tim Watson, said: “I was just passing through the playground last…

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Asbestos Removal Tax Breaks

Asbestos Removal Tax Breaks Morning everyone, did you know that if you own a building that has ACM’s(asbestos containing materials) built into it prior to your ownership and you are a company then you could be entitled to asbestos Removal tax breaks? The cost and time delays related to the process of asbestos removal can…

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Dudley Asbestos Survey

Dudley Asbestos Survey We at Safeline Environmental carry out all types and sizes of surveys, a recent Dudley Asbestos Survey was completed by Safeline to a domestic property, a lovely old couple that were having an update to their home before they retired. On site, the survey highlighted small amounts of asbestos in the home,…

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Midland Asbestos Company Fined

Midland Asbestos Company Fined The HSE (Health and Safety Executive) regularly publishes  cases, proceedings and prosecutions on its website, and we were dismayed to discover a Midland Asbestos Company had been fined, we just want to reassure our readers, clients and customers, and our construction partners that the company was not SAFELINE ENVIRONMENTAL. The Midland…

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Wolverhampton Asbestos Survey

Wolverhampton Asbestos Survey Hey avid Safeline Environmental news readers, today we are discussing a Wolverhampton asbestos survey we recently completed. The client who contacted us had previously had an asbestos survey which had been completed, (how can we put this???) to a lessor standard than Safeline would have completed a survey. The Wolverhampton asbestos Survey…

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Asbestosis Treatment

Asbestosis Treatment Currently Asbestosis is an irreversible lung condition caused by small fibres, however, Asbestos treatment does exist to slow its progression and help patients with the disease live longer after initially diagnosed. The two most common treatments, medication and breathing treatments are a combination treatment that eases the symptoms, later in the condition surgery…

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