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Safe Work Practices for Handling Asbestos

This booklet describes the safe methods of handling all types of asbestos-containing materials. It discusses suitable work procedures for the removal, enclosure, and encapsulation of friable asbestos materials.

Updated to include Regulatory changes in effect on May 1, 2017, this version reflects the following updates:

  • Regulation requirements
  • Who is qualified to deal with asbestos
  • Asbestos inventory
  • Inspection and testing of equipment
  • Record keeping
  • Notice of project (NOP) for asbestos
  • Monitoring the work environment

Publication Date: Apr 2017 File type: PDF (900 KB) Asset type: Book Order: BK27