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Nichol Associates

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Nichol Associates MD featured in Building Engineer

Dave Nichol, Managing Director of asbestos specialists Nichol Associates talks to Building Engineer about the importance of asbestos training. Read the article here.

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Suffer the asbestos Children?

As the MD of an asbestos training company, I have commented many times on the risks posed to teachers and pupils alike due to asbestos in schools. While I and other experts have always backed the current HSE guidelines, new research from the Committee on Carcinogenicity suggesting the greater susceptibility of children to asbestos may […]

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Rise in working-aged people hospitalised for stress

The number of people in England being sent to hospital for stress is increasing, with admission rates highest among working-aged people (18 to 60-year-olds). Provisional figures released last week by the Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC) show that hospitals in England dealt with 6370 admissions for stress ““ the feeling of being under […]

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Contractor Fined For Breaching Asbestos Regulations

A Northern Irish contractor has been fined for disturbing asbestos whilst demolishing a bungalow in Dromore. Michael Galloway, trading as MG Construction, was fined a total of £2,500 and given a 12 month conditional discharge after pleading guilty at Newry Crown Court to three breaches of health and safety legislation. Materials containing asbestos were disturbed, […]

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