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Asbestos law: How workers need to be protected

There’s no doubt that the laws on asbestos are tightening, and it’s really no surprise why. With more and more deaths being attributed to this substance, the authorities really have made changes which should hopefully cut down on the amount of fatalities in the future. We were only reading the […]

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What to Know About Asbestos in the Home

Was your home built before 1980? If so, then the naturally-occurring mineral known as asbestos was certainly used in its construction. Prized for its tensile strength and fireproof properties, asbestos has been used by humanity for thousands of years to help make everything from blankets to battleships. The industrial revolution launched […]

Exteriors

How to Remove Asbestos and Stay Safe

Many older buildings and homes contain asbestos that will eventually need to be removed. In the past, asbestos was used in many areas of the home from insulation within the walls to acoustic sound proofing on the ceilings. Asbestos can be very dangerous under specific circumstances and often requires removal. […]

Exteriors

The Safe Management of Asbestos

If you are responsible for the maintenance and repair of a non-domestic premises or workplace, then you're also responsible for the safe management of asbestos. Being in charge means you also have certain legal obligations, and the management of asbestos is an important legal duty under The Control of Asbestos Regulations Act 2006. Asbestos can […]

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Florida Job Fatality Rights

Florida Job Fatality Rights refer to the legal rights afforded to the family members of individuals who die due to work-related accidents or illnesses in the state of Florida. These rights are designed to provide financial assistance and support to the deceased’s family members who have suffered a loss due […]

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Office Remodel Ideas for a Successful Renovation

What do most innovative companies have in common? The answer is a welcoming and exciting office. They have a space that lowers the Monday blues, and people feel enthusiastic about coming and working there. Airbnb and Shopee have offices that match their work nature yet are relaxing and welcoming. The […]