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July 6 2018

Nuffield Hospital

Removal of Asbestos Insulation   Midlands Asbestos Solutions Ltd recently completed a large store room clearance at Nuffield Oxford Hospital. The rooms involved had been subject to a previous asbestos removal project some years ago, but this was not carried out to a suitable standard at the time. Midlands Asbestos Solutions arranged a site visit

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July 6 2018

Local Hospital

Removal of Asbestos Cement window panels in preparation for new windows   Midlands Asbestos Solutions Ltd have completed a large Asbestos Removal projects for a local hospital in the East Midlands. The project involved removing Chrysotile Asbestos Cement from external window panels to a single elevation across 6 floors of the hospital building. This meant

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May 18 2018

We’ve got our Gold Constructionline Membership

Here at Midlands Asbestos Solutions, we are committed to our development of health and safety. We like to see ourselves as an asbestos removal contractor who continuously strives to achieve the next level of success. In regards to both our asbestos removal, surveying or training work. And, obviously our health and safety. Following on from

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October 17 2017

MAS are now proudly ISO 9001 accredited!

We have great news! This month Midlands Asbestos Solutions have successfully been awarded its ISO 9001 accreditation. Meaning we’re in a minority of businesses in the UK with the accreditation and one of only a few who’ve gained such achievement in the asbestos removal sector. As passionate specialists in asbestos removal, sampling and surveying, we’re

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August 11 2017

We’re taking a big leap for cancer charities

Two of our brave employees, Sarah Shelton and Jamie Gatley will be taking a leap from 13,500ft in support of Mesothelioma UK. The sponsored skydive will be taking place at Langar Airfield on the 11th of September 2017 and both Sarah and Jamie are jumping to raise awareness and money in order to support victims

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July 25 2017

We’ve gained a top Safety Accreditation from Alcumus SafeContractor

Health and safety is something we take very seriously at Midlands Asbestos Solutions. It is paramount that all of our projects are carried out in a safe, responsible manner. We are always looking to improve our ways of working to offer our customers the safest possible asbestos removal service. So we were delighted to have

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May 18 2017

Mesothelioma & other health issues caused by Asbestos exposure

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, like Mesothelioma It takes between 10 and 50

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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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