Newcastle Asbestos Removal

https://www.safelineServices for Asbestos Removal in Newcastle

If you live in the North East of England and throughout Northumberland, then Safeline Environmental are here to serve you:

  • Residential - let us resolve asbestos issues in your home, no job is too small for us!
  • Businesses - working with businesses large and small, we can resolve all your asbestos-related issues
  • Government agencies - we work with many local authorities around the UK
  • Healthcare – asbestos detection and removal from hospitals, GP surgeries, clinics, etc.
  • Schools – we provide specialist asbestos services to schools in the area

Let Safeline Environmental manage your asbestos project in Newcastle

Let Safeline Environmental manage your asbestos project in Newcastle

Why not try Safeline's professional services?

As well as Newcastle asbestos removal, we also offer a range of other asbestos services across Newcastle, Sunderland, and the wider North East including:

  • Asbestos awareness training – let us train you in the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 (CAR2012) and increase your awareness of asbestos through training
  • Asbestos disposal – let us remove your asbestos waste to safe asbestos waste processing stations
  • Asbestos removal from soils – this is often a problem. Safeline can help you detect, manage, and remove offsite asbestos-contaminated soil
  • Asbestos sampling and testing - we safely take samples from your property and test to see if there is any presence of asbestos

A tale from a past Newcastle project!

Safeline were recently up north on completing our Newcastle asbestos removal assessment, and whilst completing this we encountered lots of asbestos. But also because of the nature of the site and the nature of the removal survey, lots of lost artefacts!

In the asbestos removal business, and because of the nature of asbestos, by and large, the remaining asbestos left in the building stock is usually very inaccessible to the public. This results in a lot of climbing for me, but also some extremely interesting finds!

On the Newcastle Asbestos removal survey, we came across a really old 1970's "viewmaster". This would have been worth an absolute fortune if it was not for the fact that the was covered in unconfirmed dust!!

Doing some digging on the internet, it transpires that these were first manufactured in 1931, as an adult entertainment medium! Sadly, we had to dispose of this item because we couldn't confirm what the dust actually was!

That is not the weirdest item we have ever found, but this is a family blog and frankly, some things are best left to the imagination!

Why is asbestos dangerous?

Asbestos is generally safe if left alone but becomes extremely dangerous when disturbed. Airborne fibres can be breathed in which can lead to numerous long-term asbestos diseases affecting the lungs such as asbestosis and mesothelioma amongst others.

Asbestos removal Newcastle Upon Tyne

Safeline Environmental is a national asbestos removal company working to HSG-264 standards and are fully accredited to UKAS ISO-17020. If you have an issue in your building and would like an assessment on the potential removal or containment of the asbestos then contact us by email or, by telephone on 01299 251083. Learn more about us on our blog.


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