Asbestos Removal Advice
Asbestos removal must be performed safely and in accordance with relevant State and National legislation. EAPL can help to achieve this.
EAPL is a full service asbestos abatement consultancy holding the whole range of NATA asbestos accreditations. Our company is trusted by WorkCover/Worksafe inspectors and relevant Government departments.
Looking for a Reliable Asbestos Removal Contractor?
EAPL can help.
Securing the services of a professional and competent Removalist is essential to the success and smooth running of any removal project.
EAPL have worked with many asbestos removal companies and know who the good ones.
EAPL only recommend contractors that satisfy all of its rigorous quality control and occupational safety practices, as well as WorkCover/Worksafe requirements. Moreover, Removalist that does not cut corners and can get the job done safely, efficiently and cost-effectively.
An Asbestos Removal Contractor when asked should provide:
- Certificate of currency for public/asbestos liability insurance
- Certificate of currency for workers compensation insurance
- Copy of asbestos removal licence
- Asbestos Removal Control Plan or Work Method Statement
- Disposal Note/Tip docket issued by approved landfill facility
- Control Monitoring Certificates
- Clearance inspection certificates
Failure of the Removalist to have adequate insurance or suitable licence for the work carried out renders the “Persons with Control” or “persons conducting a business or undertaking” (PCBUs) liable for any issues and subject to heavy fines.
Penalties may apply to owners or controllers of buildings who do not have a compliant Asbestos Register and/or fail to manage asbestos safely. Failure to comply with the new WHS & OHS Laws could result in fines of up to $60,000 or six years imprisonment.
Call EAPL on (08) 94942958 for licensed asbestos removalist recommendations
Air Monitoring during Asbestos Removal
EAPL can provide air quality monitoring during the asbestos removal to ensure that a site remains safe.
Find out more about air quality monitoring
Clearance Certification and Clearance Certificates after Asbestos Removal
WHS & OHS Laws require a Clearance Certification for all licensed asbestos removal works.
EAPL have Licensed Asbestos Assessors who can carry out carry out Clearance Visual Inspection and Clearance Air Monitoring following removal of friable asbestos to verify that the Asbestos Work Area is safe for normal use.
Licensed Asbestos Assessors issue a Clearance Certificate before an area is re-occupied.
Find out more about Clearance Certification
Assurance of Quality
For the purposes of inspection, EAPL is a Type A Inspection Body: i.e. not linked to any party directly involved in design, manufacture, ownership, use or maintenance of the establishments it surveys.
As an additional assurance of service quality, as well as NATA accreditation to ISO 17025 & 17020, EAPL’s Integrated Management System is also accredited to the following Australian and international standards:
- Quality: AS/NZS ISO 9001: 2008
- Health and Safety: AS/NZS 4801: 2001 and OHSAS 18001: 2007
- Environmental: AS/NZS ISO 14001: 2004
Accredited for compliance with ISO/IEC 17025 and ISO/IEC 17020
To seek Asbestos Removal advice or to discuss any Asbestos related matter contact EAPL on: