Asbestos management plan
(1) If asbestos-containing materials are identified, as required in regulation 3, the employer or self-employed person must ensure that a written asbestos management plan for the workplace is prepared by a competent person.
(2) The asbestos management plan must include at least the following:
(a) A procedure that contains at least measures related to—
(i) the implementation of regulations 3, 4, 5, 8 and 20 at the workplace;
(ii) the repair, removal and management of asbestos-containing materials; and
(iii) the implementation of the Regulations for Prohibition of the Use, Manufacturing, Import and Export of Asbestos and Asbestos-containing Materials, 2007;
(b) where asbestos-containing materials have been identified in the inventory of asbestos in place, a specific procedure which will, as far as is reasonably practicable, reduce the risk of exposure of employees, as well as incidental asbestos exposure, for the following scenarios-
(iii) removal work; and (iv) repair work; and
(c) a policy, procedure and implementation plan for phasing out existing asbestos-containing materials at the workplace, which considers the following:
(i) The principle of 'reasonably practicable'; and
(ii) reasons for decisions.
(3) The employer or self-employed person must review and, if necessary, revise the asbestos management plan at intervals not exceeding eight years or if any information contemplated in subregulation (2) changes.