This single source asbestos reference/text book incorporates major legal issues and cost estimating methods. Every aspect of abatement work from initial survey through final cleanup is detailed. In addition, medical aspects, respirator use, training, sample contracts and other topics, coupled with a practical approach, make this the book to have when the goal is to get the job done. The book contains lots of valuable information and data, including CFR 1910 and NFPA 220/241, and will serve as an ideal reference source for asbestos contractors, building owners, industrial hygienists, consultants, and schools.
Table of Contents
1. Current Uses of Asbestos 2. Engineering Aspects 3. Establishing an Operation and Maintenance Program for Asbestos 4. The Building Survey 5. The Contractor's View of a Project 6. Sample Specifications 7. Work Practices for Removal Projects 8. Health and Safety 9. Regulations 10. Cost Estimating 11. Legal Aspects and Insurance 12. Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act
Cherry\, Kenneth F.