eBrit Services are pleased to announce that after working with BAE Systems for the past two years we have been awarded the BAE Certificate of Recognition. In particular, it was noted that an excellent standard of work was achieved in the Fuel Flow Laboratory which is an important sector for BAE Systems.
We are pleased to announce that following our recent site audit, eBrit have been awarded the prestigious ACAD (Asbestos Control & Abatement Division) Award for Excellence. eBrit Services always strive for excellence in every contract and process we undertake and ACAD recognises members who go above and beyond current standard practice and who work to exemplary
Testing for Lead The purpose of testing for lead is to identify the risk and develop appropriate controls that enable the safe removal and disposal, a lead survey may also include demolition waste materials, soil, dust, water and general debris. The process is quite simple a surveyor will extract a sample and record the location,
How to Plan & Assess the Risk When working with lead it is crucial to implement the correct procedures and subsequent controls. If the work is poorly planned then the consequences can be severe. Developing a scope of work is the first step, this can easily be achieved by understanding your responsibilities as a Principal
Once you are satisfied with the contents of the survey report the next step is to identify what asbestos materials need be removed. There are two variations of asbestos removal work that is dictated by the type and condition. This element would determine the controls that are required for the safe removal and disposal. Legislation
When working with asbestos it is crucial to implement the correct procedures and subsequent controls. If the work is poorly planned then the consequences can be severe. Developing a scope of work is the first step, this can easily be achieved by understanding your responsibilities as a Principal Contactor. Although the CDM regulations were amended
The directors and staff here at eBrit Services would like to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Prosperous New Year. It has been another great year for eBrit and we appreciate you, our customers for your business, we will continue to deliver outstanding service to you in the coming year. If you
Asbestos in Schools Asbestos was an integral building material used to construct many buildings from the 1920s and was only prohibited in 1999. The majority of schools, universities and colleges were constructed during the last 75 years and therefore contain asbestos. One of the many reasons why asbestos hasn’t been removed from schools is due
Councils have paid out £10m for School Asbestos Claims! We see today the BBC are reporting that almost 300 people die each year as a result of being exposed to asbestos in Schools. There are at least 12,600 council run schools where asbestos is known to be present. It is vital that we educate the
Stewart Powell was delighted to provide Asbestos Awareness Training to the WASEG – Waveney Safety & Environmental Group last week and below is an exert from Lowestoft College’s Health & Safety Manager. Firstly I would like to send my thanks and congratulations for the brilliant insight and training provided to the WASEG group last Thursday.