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Call on all health & safety representatives to create asbestos awareness at the workplace

Updated: Apr 26, 2022

Call on all health & safety representatives to create asbestos awareness at the workplace

Health & Safety is one of the key components to make any business a success. In the difficult times, we are facing, it become even more important to look after the workforce.


The new asbestos abatement regulations are part of the Occupational Health & Safety Act, Act 85 of 1993 and it requires that every employer or self-employed person must inform all employees that asbestos is present. Regulation 4 - 7 (c) - Asbestos abatement Regulations. If asbestos is present it must be listed in an inventory of the workplace.


The asbestos inventory must consist of the following:

  1. Date identified

  2. Description of the material

  3. Location of the material

  4. Confirmation of labeling

  5. Risk involved

  6. Description of potential exposure

The asbestos inventory must be reviewed by a competent person at intervals not exceeding 24 months.


For more information or more details call us on 066 220 3090 or send us an email at admin@asbestossa.net


For a free online consultation book your seat now. The deadline for implementation of regulations 3 & 20 is May 2022






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