A day in the life of an asbestos surveyor

Asbestos can be found in any building built or refurbished before the year 2000.

Join Paul on site as he points out some possible asbestos containing materials that tradespeople should watch for before and during construction work.

5000 people a year die from past exposure to asbestos, HSE’s Asbestos & You campaign aims to make tradespeople aware of the dangers asbestos and avoid exposure.

See the Asbestos & You webpages for step by step task sheets and download the quick guide for trades.