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Asbestos management: ‘the does and don’ts’!

April 18 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Venue:   Westmorland suite, Crooklands Hotel, Crooklands. Kendal, LA7 7NW

Speaker: Graham Orr AFOH AFAAM, Asbestos Consultant, Orrion Asbestos Limited

About the session

Graham’s presentation will give members a brief overview of the Control of Asbestos Regulations, 2012, the employer’s legal duty to identify, risk assess and manage asbestos and the consequences of inadequate asbestos management. He is keen for this to be an interactive question and answer session with members contributing their experiences of asbestos management to the discussion.

About Graham

Graham is director of Orrion Asbestos Ltd., an asbestos consultancy firm, based in Lancaster and Carlisle, that advises organisations throughout the UK about effective management of workplace asbestos that complies with their legal obligations. He aims to ensure that clients are safe from prosecution, as well as keeping their staff and customers are safe. His key goal is to provide a safer workplace for everyone.

After working for forty years in the construction industry where he gained a wide knowledge of commercial, industrial and residential properties he decided to use his skills and experience to provide organisations with professional advice on assessing, removal and management of workplace asbestos because he is passionate about reducing unnecessary workplace deaths. Since setting up his business he has also been a keynote speaker on asbestos management at university health & safety seminars.

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Delegate participation

Members are encouraged to take part in an interactive discussion with speakers during the meeting and to network with other members over tea or coffee and biscuits before and after the meeting.

Asbestos management: ‘the does and don’ts’!


April 18
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm


Crooklands Hotel
Kendal, LA7 7NW United Kingdom
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