Fujitec Elevators – Exposure Control Plan & Risk Assessments

Project Info

Client Fujitec Elevators
Location Vancouver, BC
Duration August 2013 to November 2013

Project Description

Project Initiative

Elevator maintenance workers often encounter asbestos containing materials in older elevator components. To be proactive in the health and safety of its work crew, Fujitec retained R.J. & Associates to develop a safeguarding policy regarding asbestos exposure for their worksites.

Responsibilities

RJ & Associates conducted Risk Assessment for routine elevator maintenance and installation procedures that involve working with or around asbestos components. Based on the risk assessment, R.J. & Associates prepared an Exposure Control Plan and associated Safe Work Procedures.

R.J. & Associates provided Asbestos Awareness Training for Fujitec Workers coving such topics as: asbestos history, common uses, health hazards, and emergency response procedures in case of accidental disturbance.