Thinking about DIY?

Are you thinking about DIY? Are you sure the work you’re doing won’t disturb asbestos?

Properties built prior to 2000 are expected to contain at least some asbestos. Common sites for this include textured ceilings and soffits, but don’t be fooled, you’ll also find it in walls, insulation, vinyl floors to name just a few places.

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Nathaniel Hamilton
I’m a property manager. Do I have a duty?

I’m a property manager. Do I have a duty?

Under HSWA, a property manager is also a PCBU and will also have a duty of care, so far as is reasonably practicable, to ensure the health and safety of everybody involved with or affected by work on the property that you are responsible for.

As the property manager you will also have responsibility for the management and control of the property with the duty to ensure the property (if it’s a workplace) is without risks to health and safety…..

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Nathaniel Hamilton