Work instructions and asbestos removal control plan (ARCP) are obtained and information is confirmed and applied for preparation purposes.
Safety requirements and data gathered from an on-site assessment, an asbestos register where available, and other information sources are used to prepare for a safe and compliant removal process.
Required quantity of materials is calculated according to plans, specifications and quality requirements.
Environmental requirements are identified for the project according to environmental plans, and regulatory obligations are applied.
Processes required to meet health surveillance requirements are undertaken and contributions to air monitoring are made in line with level of authority and responsibility.
Preparation for the removal process is finalized and authorized obtained according to legislative and company requirements and the ARCP.
Plant, equipment and personal protective equipment (PPE) consistent with job requirements are selected to carry out tasks, checked for serviceability, and faults are rectified or reported prior to commencement.