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May 18 2017

Can you tell whether a person has an asbestos disease?

Asbestos-related diseases like mesothelioma, asbestos-related lung cancer, asbestosis and pleural thickening are not easy to diagnose. The symptoms – such as breathlessness, persistent cough, chest pains, tiredness and weight loss – are associated with a great many other lung diseases and general illnesses. Developing an asbestos-related disease It takes between 10 and 50 years to

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December 20 2016

How Much Mess Does Asbestos Removal Make?

When businesses suspect that they’ve got asbestos on the property, one of the concerns is that any removal work is going to be disruptive and cause a big mess. Managers are concerned that buildings will potentially be cut off for long periods of time while complex work is done on site. They’re especially concerned that

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December 20 2016

Asbestos In Schools: Affecting Our Children’s Health?

It’s a sobering fact that three-quarters of schools in the UK are reported to contain asbestos materials in their buildings. In the decades after the Second World War, particularly between 1945 and 1975, the UK’s school building programs heavily used asbestos in the construction of thousands of buildings. In fact almost 14,000 schools built during the

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November 9 2016

Milner Off Road Limited

Milner Off Road Ltd are the leading UK mail order 4×4 parts suppliers, offering parts for most Japanese 4×4 vehicles.

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November 9 2016

Maurice Domestic Client

Maurice Haslam contacted Midlands Asbestos Solutions when plumbers uncovered an asbestos flue pipe whilst they were replacing a boiler.

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November 9 2016

Pear Tree Yard

Pear Tree Yard, a family business based in Sandiacre has undergone an extensive roof replacement project, where asbestos was discovered within the build.

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October 27 2016

ARCA AGM

On Friday 7th October 2016, Midlands Asbestos Solutions attended ARCA’s (Asbestos Removal Contractors Association) annual general meeting held at London Zoo – Managing Director Darren Skinner & Customer Service Manager Jay Blake attended the event which included speeches from senior figures in ARCA and a special guest presentation from the HSE’s Head of Asbestos Licensing

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September 21 2016

The Great ‘MAS’ Bake Off

The Great ‘MAS’ Bake Off took place on Monday 19th September at Midlands Asbestos HQ. There was some tough competition in the first of a now annual event with all office staff including Director Darren Skinner. The results (judged by our very own Mary Berry & Paul Hollywood) are shown below: 6th Place: Jamie Gatley

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