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Guidance for appointed doctors on the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012

Medical surveillance for workers carrying out licensed work with asbestos

Guidance for appointed doctors on the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012
Date of publication:
2012
Series code:
MS31(rev1)

This online guidance note tells appointed doctors how to conduct medical surveillance of workers exposed to asbestos during 'licensed work'. It may be useful to other health professionals with an interest in the subject. It explains the duties appointed doctors have under the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012. It covers asbestos-related diseases, RIDDOR, medical surveillance, the certificate of medical examination, records, incidental exposure and Employers' Liability Compulsory Insurance.

Updated: 2012-06-22