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First Call Asbestos Services

First call asbestos services are one of the most respected and reliable companies to provide you with asbestos removal services in the South West. Our goal is to prevent you from the dangers and hazards caused by asbestos so you can safely continue your routine life at home or at work. We provide asbestos abetment in Taunton, Somerset, and in the South West. We pride ourselves as the Asbestos removal company which provides an asbestos abatement services at extremely competitive rate, without compromising on our quality, professionalism or safety. Usually asbestos removal services are extremely expensive but we make sure that we are budget friendly. We offer all types of asbestos related services for instance, asbestos removal, asbestos waste collection, asbestos surveying, and a reinstatement service after the asbestos has been removed.

Asbestos is a very hazardous/dangerous material that can cause serious illness or death as it releases a very harmful fiber. Our professional and trained staff will make sure that we remove all the asbestos in a safe and secure manner. We are specialised in notifiable non-asbestos (NNLW) and non-license asbestos. We only deal with this type of asbestos to keep our overheads down and make sure that we are able to help our customers keep costs to a minimum. We have a qualified team who are fully trained in the safe removal of asbestos and abide by the control of asbestos regulations 2012 (CAR 2012)

The Services We Provide

• Asbestos Removal
• Asbestos Surveys
• Asbestos Collection
• Reinstatement
• Repairs
• Sampling
• Environmental Cleans
• Encapsulations

Why choose First Call Asbestos Removal Services

You can trust us as we work under the established health and safety policy and assure you 100% safety. Plus we are fully insured and make sure to document everything we do by stating detailed methods and assessing risks. Our projects are managed in strict compliance with current industry legislation, codes of practice and HSE guidance. Our internal and external audit ensures quality control.

Take advantage of our free asbestos consultancy, which is friendly and personal. We deal with experienced professionals and knowledgeable trained staff who are specialists in dealing efficiently with all aspects of asbestos services. We have had experience of dealing with asbestos for over 35 years and are experts in working with asbestos and can assure you in the quality, safety and speed of our work. We also make sure to follow all the legal and regulatory rules of any asbestos removal project we undertake.

Our mission is to ensure that you can safely continue your work or life and help you avoid any disruption. We accomplish our mission by planning all our work through effective communication lines with all parties.

We are based in Taunton and cover all of Somerset, Devon, Dorset, Wiltshire and Gloucester. Get in contact today and speak to one of our asbestos removal specialists who will guide you through the tricky process of removing asbestos from start to finish.

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The dangers of asbestos

Asbestos is a fibrous material, which was used in the construction process and can now be found in many buildings, homes, schools or hospitals. Asbestos was often used as a fire proofing or insulation solution. But asbestos can be very dangerous if inhaled and may cause diseases such as lung cancer, asbestosis and diffuse pleural thickening. Asbestos can be found in many different places, residential or commercial, for instance it might be found in asbestos cement products or textured coatings as well as floor tiles, textiles and composites. It can also be found in sprayed coatings on ceilings, walls and columns. Moreover, you may find it in asbestos insulating board, lagging and loose asbestos in ceilings or floor cavities.

If you would like to get rid of this harmful material, in a safe and cost-effect way there a number of things you do….first of all, you can call First Call Asbestos Services; we’ll provide you with the complete asbestos removal services to help you tackle this hazardous material that can create serious health issues for you and your family in your job or home. We have a fully qualified and trained team who can help you with the safe removal of asbestos. We abide by the control of asbestos regulations 2012 (CAR 2012).

It is often ignored that asbestos causes many serious diseases. In fact, some construction workers and home owners are not even aware that they are working/living with asbestos.

Asbestos Waste Collection

It takes only 0.1 % of asbestos in waste to have it considered as hazardous/special waste, It is very crucial to deal with this waste extremely carefully, and is subject to strict controls. We make sure that all asbestos waste is wrapped/packaged and labeled in accordance with “The Carriage of Dangerous Goods (Classification, Packaging and Labeling). Our asbestos waste collection service ensures that asbestos is removed from the environment carefully. First Call Asbestos Services are a registered waste carrier company with the Environment Agency. We provide asbestos waste collections in Taunton, Somerset and asbestos waste collections throughout the South West.

Asbestos Surveys

Although, asbestos controlling is crucial, managing asbestos on the other hand is also a very important act. Asbestos is managed through asbestos surveys which are done to make sure whether the property is contaminated by asbestos containing material (ACMs). This survey identifies the location, type, volume and condition of any ACMs.

First Call Asbestos Services provide their asbestos abatement in Taunton, Somerset and throughout the South West. We are specialists in all types of asbestos removal related work including asbestos surveys, asbestos waste collection and asbestos removals.

We make sure that asbestos is moved in a most professional manner. Our expert removers are friendly and are always willing to help you out. Asbestos removal can be expensive but First Call Asbestos Services make sure that you are provided with the most effective and budget friendly solution. Our specially trained professional workers are highly experienced and can safely remove the harmful fibers containing asbestos from your roofs or garage, texture coatings, vinyl floor tiles, rain water goods, storage heaters, water tanks and even waste from demolition work. We will ensure that you are offered a safe, secure and reliable asbestos removal service through one of our trusted asbestos removal specialists.

We at First Call Asbestos Removal Services can provide our expert asbestos removal services in Taunton, Somerset, and throughout the South West with the assurance of providing you safety, speed and cost-effective asbestos removal services. We remove all the asbestos in a professional and reliable manner to ensure you can safely continue with of your home life and/or business.