BLS Asbestos are an asbestos removal company that have successfully carried out asbestos surveys and asbestos removal projects for over 20 years and undertake work in Blackburn.
Working with asbestos to safely remove it from properties requires high levels of skill, expertise and experience. We have been removing asbestos for over 20 years in commercial and domestic properties, with a few of our projects listed here.
We primarily specialise in the safe removal of asbestos containing materials from commercial properties within the following sectors -
Where am I likely to find asbestos in my property?
Asbestos can be found in any property that was built or renovated up to the year 2000, when it was banned for use after finding out that it caused a range of serious asbestos related diseases.
Examples of where you could find asbestos with your property in Blackburn include -
- Asbestos cement
- Ceiling and floor tiles
- Lagging, which was commonly used as insulation on boilers and pipes
- Panels in fire doors
- Downpipes and guttering
- Asbestos cloth, rope and string
- Toilet cisterns
The above are only a few examples but highlight how diversely asbestos containing materials were used in construction. The HSE also has a detailed section on asbestos with two pages in particular that maybe of help in identifying asbestos on your property -
Asbestos Surveys and Asbestos Removal in Blackburn
In order for us to legally and successfully remove and dispose of asbestos safely, we have to adhere to strict UK Government licences, which is why we have the following accreditations -
- 3-year licence awarded by the HSE, enabling us to legally work with asbestos insulation and asbestos insulation board (AIB).
- A licence to transport hazardous waste, which was presented to us by the Environment Agency.
In addition, we strive to go above and beyond in getting potential customers to understand how professional we are in regards to removing asbestos, which is why we have -
- The Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme accreditation.
- Membership of RoSPA.
- Memberhip of ARCA (Asbestos Removal Contractors Association), in which we hold their Site Audit Accreditation Scheme.
- Membership of Constructionline.
If you would like to speak to one of our representatives about undertaking an asbestos survey in Blackburn, then please get in touch via telephone at 01484 400558 or fill in the contact form on this page and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
"BLS Asbestos provide a professional and quality service enabling Hanover to deal with issues arising from the management of asbestos in compliance with the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2006."
Asbestos Removal from Social Housing for Hanover Housing