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Asbestos safety for householders and home renovators

Date created: Date modified: 4 Nov 2020

This safety information has been developed in response to questions raised by employers, self-employed people and do-it-yourself (DIY) home renovators when undertaking minor renovations and removal tasks in residential properties which may contain asbestos. This guide contains important steps you should follow to reduce the risk of exposing yourself and others to asbestos fibres when undertaking removal of less than 10m² of non-friable asbestos.