The Work, Health and Safety Regulations 2011, states that any renovation or demolition work in a workplace built before December 31, 2003 now requires an Asbestos / hazardous materials audit / Survey / hazardous materials inspection”, and this includes residential unit buildings (WHS act 2011 chapter 8).
Hazardous Material Survey
EnviroX hazardous material surveys include contaminates such as
Following the Hazardous Material Survey all the samples will be submitted to a NATA accredited laboratory. Once the samples have been received a report will be created, this report will include a register (able to be sent in excel form for updates). The register will include all hazardous materials which are present within the site. This report is a fully detailed report on the hazardous building materials within the building/s.
Asbestos Material Survey / Asbestos audit
Over the past years there has been an increase in public awareness concern in relation to asbestos which has shown the need for businesses to be on top of their Occupational Health, Safety & Welfare requirements. All owners of buildings built prior to 31 December 2003 must have an asbestos registerto ensure that all buildings to comply with regulations and are not exposing employees to asbestos.
Prior to any demolition or refurbishment work starting an asbestos survey (asbestos register) is required (as per the WHS act 2011). The asbestos register must be reviewed and it be ensured that all asbestos that is likely to be disturbed is identified and removed so far as is reasonably practicable.
Similar to the Hazardous material survey all asbestos samples will be submitted to a NATA accredited laboratory. Once the samples have been received a report will be created, this report will include a register (able to be sent in excel form for updates). The asbestos register will include all known asbestos materials which are present within the site. This report is a fully detailed report on the asbestos materials within the building/s.
EnviroX prides itself on providing detailed asbestos material surveys and registers. EnviroX’s licensed asbestos assessors have years of experience in creating asbestos registers and asbestos material surveys ensuring that they will be accepted by authorities and clients.
Who required asbestos registers?
You may be legally required to create an asbestos register if you are a:
An asbestos register will not be required if you meet the following;
If any asbestos has been identified at your workplace, you are required to have an asbestos register and management plan in place.
Asbestos registers include;
Relevant asbestos register legislation