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Asbestos is a naturally occurring mineral that was historically widely used in building construction due to its thermal properties, electrical resistance and ability to withstand chemical breakdown. Asbestos can become a health threat when airborne; inhaling it can lead to asbestosis, lung and other cancers.
Safetech can help with the identification and management of asbestos-containing materials (ACM) in buildings and ensure that any building maintenance, renovation or demolition project requiring the disturbance or removal of ACM is conducted in a safe manner in accordance with regulations.
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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:
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.
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