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Guidance for doctors on the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012

Medical surveillance for workers carrying out non-licensed work with asbestos

Guidance for doctors on the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012
Date of publication:
2012
Series code:
MS34

This online guidance note tells doctors how to conduct medical surveillance of workers exposed to asbestos during certain non-licensed work. It explains the duties doctors have under the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012. It covers asbestos-related diseases, who can carry out medical surveillance, what medical surveillance is required, the certificate of medical examination, record keeping, referral, RIDDOR, incidental exposure and remuneration.

Updated: 2012-07-17