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Bury demolition contractor imprisoned for failing to prevent exposure to Asbestos

A demolition contractor has been sentenced after admitting illegally removing asbestos from a building he was working on. David William Briggs, trading as Briggs Demolition was found to have ignored an asbestos survey while demolishing the former Oakbank Training Centre in Chadderton, Oldham. Manchester Magistrates' Court heard also failed to prevent exposure to asbestos to workers and others on site.

This web link is to http://press.hse.gov.uk/2017/bury-demolition-contractor-fined-for-failing-to-prevent-exposure-to-asbestos/