Managing hazardous materials during demolition and construction activities poses many challenges as to environmental, health and safety considerations and risks. A webinar by Matthew Allen of Giffin Koerth Forensic Engineering addressed the hazards and challenges posed by work involving hazardous substances such as asbestos, mould and lead. It was intended to help property managers, risk or OHS professionals ensure that the necessary assessment, management and safeguard measures are in place to protect workers and building occupants.
HOW TO USE THE TOOL
As a supplement to the webinar presentation, Matthew Allen provided this checklist to help those involved in project teams effectively manage hazardous materials. (Note: The foregoing doesn’t constitute legal or consulting advice. Readers must consult local regulatory jurisdictional requirements and carry out their own due diligence in these regards.)