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Safe Work Practices for Handling Asbestos

This manual describes the safe methods of handling all types of asbestos-containing materials, including suitable work procedures for the removal, enclosure, and encapsulation of friable asbestos materials. It further provides useful information on the following topics:

  • 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

Visit our asbestos webpage for more information and resources.

Also available in: Español
Publication Date: Nov 2023 File type: PDF (1 MB) Asset type: Book Order: BK27