Session to provide training in asbestos awareness

Under the Ontario Regulation 278/05 Designated Substance - Asbestos on Construction Projects and in Buildings and Repair Operations, November 1, 2005 we are required to have a management program which includes regular inspections, training and information building occupants and workers (construction and maintenance) about the potential hazards in the building.

Facility Services has scheduled an Asbestos Awareness & Software Information Training Session for faculty and staff on Friday, February 28, from 2:30 to 4 p.m. in room 102, Toldo Health Education Centre.

The session will provide campus-wide training on asbestos awareness, including the Hazmat software and database. Personnel from Pinchin Environmental will lead the session.

For more information, contact administrative assistant Patricia Roberts in Facility Services at 519-253-3000, ext. 2158.