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Building Pre-Demo and NESHAP

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Building Pre-Demo and NESHAP


Flood Preparedness and Response
Daniel M. Bruun

Today I'd like to talk to you about Building Pre-Demo and NESHAP. Many hazards are involved in demolition work, but they can be controlled with the proper planning, the right personal protective equipment, necessary training, and compliance with EPA and OSHA standards. Our knowledge and experience will assist you to comply with EPA and OSHA standards and regulations. Below are some articles that I think will be of help to you.

Please feel free to e-mail me and we can set aside some time to discuss how we can assist you with Building Pre-Demo and NESHAP for your company.

Daniel M. Bruun, CIH, Vice President – Asbestos, Lead and Construction Safety

Demolition: Construction in Reverse

Demolition: Construction in Reverse

OSHA Compliance Safety and Health Officers often face a somber task as they identify and document the violation of safety and health standards which lead up to the latest worker tragedy. Demolition worker impaled on rebar. Worker electrocuted during demolition work. Two demolition workers die of burns after flash fire at warehouse.

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Demolition Preparatory Operations

Demolition Preparatory Operations

Prior to permitting employees to start demolition operations, an engineering survey shall be made, by a competent person, of the structure to determine the condition of the framing, floors, and walls, and possibility of unplanned collapse of any portion of the structure. Any adjacent structure where employees may be exposed shall also be similarly checked.

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Asbestos National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP)

Asbestos National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP)

A NESHAP survey is used to quantify the amount of asbestos, lead, PCB’s mercury and universal wastes within a building. Our team of building inspectors and certified industrial hygienists can provide these services. To learn more about NESHAP and how it may apply to you, please click on the “ Read More on NESHAP ” link.

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