Tell-tale signs of commercial asbestos
Asbestos was used extensively during the 1930's and 50's by the construction industry. A voluntary industry ban came into effect in the 1960's outlawing the most dangerous type of asbestos. But it wasn’t completely banned from use in the UK until November 1999.
Asbestos: Frequently asked questions
If you own or manage a commercial property, you may be responsible for managing any asbestos on the property. This responsibility is often based on an explicit agreement, such as a tenancy agreement or management contract.