The number of cases of a cancer affecting workers exposed to asbestos before the 1980s has yet to reach its peak, senior doctors have warned. Mesothelioma – a malignant tumour of the lung lining – now kills more than 1,800 people in the UK each year. But doctors, writing in the British Medical Journal, said.. read more →

16 Mar 2015
March 16, 2015

Asbestos Still Present in Schools

Figures seen by the BBC suggest asbestos is still present in nearly nine out of ten schools in the UK – higher than previous official estimates. It can be managed safely if it is left undisturbed but there have been calls for urgent action to make schools safer. Asbestos was widely used in the building.. read more →

11 Mar 2015
March 11, 2015

The Disaster Restoration Industry

The Asbestos group have now completed over 5000 jobs within the Disaster Restoration Industry! read more →

07 Jan 2015
January 7, 2015

Happy New Year

    Happy New Year for all of us at The Asbestos Group read more →

A Kent construction company and its managing director have been prosecuted after both displayed a ‘shocking disregard’ for workers’ safety at a demolition site in Surrey. The workers at the site were exposed to ‘appalling risks’ of falling from an unprotected roof and from the presence of dangerous asbestos material. Conditions at the site in.. read more →