Updates

HAS Renew Contract with Social Housing Provider Tai Calon

HAS were thrilled to renew  Tai Calon contact this month (December 2017). It means that HAS will continue to work closely with the housing provider on all aspects of their asbestos management. Tai Calon are one of the largest social housing providers in Blaenau Gwent, with 11 supported living schemes. The social housing provider has […]

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Herefordshire Housing Contract

HAS provides asbestos management services throughout Herefordshire Housing’s properties and flats. Herefordshire Housing (HHL) is one of the largest sustainable housing providers in Herefordshire, managing over 5800 homes. The not for profit organisation aims to provide individuals from all backgrounds a fair and good standard of living to allow them to fulfil their potential. HAS […]

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HAS Keeping Herefordshire Tidy

Fly-tipping rubbish is an offence in Britain. However, councils have reported a worrying rise in illegally dumped waste. Some studies demonstrate that there has been a 14% rise in asbestos fly tipping related incidents over the last 3 years. Removing illegally dumped asbestos is costing our Councils nationally over £1million pounds. Illegally dumped rubbish is […]

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Birmingham Asbestos Removal Firm Fined by HSE

A Birmingham based asbestos removal firm have been fined by the HSE for failing to meet standard requirements during removal works. Birmingham Magistrates Court heard that Enviro-Safe Ltd. failed to accurately assess the risks involved when removing asbestos containing materials from separate projects. This lead to both the firm’s employees and others becoming exposed to dangerous […]

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Emergency Environmental Clean – Exeter

Hereford Asbestos Services recently carried out an emergency asbestos removal at Royal Clarence Hotel in Exeter. Unfortunately, the hotel also considered the oldest hotel in the UK, recently caught fire which exposed some licensed asbestos containing materials. An emergency removal, in the form of an environmental clean, took place over 30 SQ. metres of the […]

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Hereford Library Asbestos Removal

After several weeks of closure the asbestos removal on Hereford Library is now under way. Back in September 2015 our sister company, EMS carried out a refurbishment asbestos survey on the Hereford Library to identify the presence of asbestos ahead of planned works. During the survey asbestos was identified above the fixed ceiling that was not previously identified. Due […]

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