Managing Asbestos In Workplaces - Compliance Code

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    Document Type: Compliance Code
    Keycode: WCC001/01/07.08 - web only
    Industry: General, 
    Category: Asbestos, 
    Current Version: 1.0
    Date First Published: 18 September 2008
    Summary: This compliance code is aimed at people who have management or control of workplaces or plant where there may be a risk of exposure to asbestos. This compliance code should be read in conjunction with Part 4.3 – Asbestos of the Regulations.

This compliance code is aimed at people who have management or control of workplaces or plant where there may be a risk of exposure to asbestos. This compliance code should be read in conjunction with Part 4.3 – Asbestos of the Regulations.

The code provides practical guidance to assist duty holders to meet their regulatory duties, such as identifying asbestos in workplaces and plant, and implementing control measures to reduce the risk to health. It also provides information about the legal requirements for workplaces where asbestos-related activities are carried out.