Hazardous Biological Agents Assessment

Qualitative overview and quantitative microbiological sample will be performed.

Legal requirement and relevant standards

Hazardous Biological Agents Regulations R1390:2001

Asbestos Air Monitoring

Establish personal exposure levels of employees to regulated asbestos fibres during removal of asbestos containing material.

Establish ambient levels of regulated asbestos materials before, during and after removal.

Legal requirement and relevant standards

Occupational Health and Safety Act, Asbestos Regulations

HSG 248

Hazardous Chemical Substances Sampling

Personal and ambient air monitoring will carried out to establish exposure levels of various Hazardous Chemical Substances.

All Sampling will be performed using accredited and validated methods for sampling and analysis.

Legal requirement and relevant standards

Regulations for Hazardous Chemical Substances R1179:1995.

HSG 173: Monitoring Strategies for Toxic Substances

Supplementary documents:

  • NIOSH Manual of Analytical Techniques
  • OSHA Index of Sampling and Analytical Methods
  • AIHA: A Strategy for Assessing and Managing Occupational Exposures
  • HSE Methods for the Determination of Hazardous Substances ( MDHS 14/4)

Noise Survey

The measurements will be conducted in accordance to the SANS 10083:2013: “The Measurement and Assessment of Occupational Noise for Hearing Conservation Purposes”.

SANS 10083:2013: “The measurement and assessment of occupational noise for hearing conservation purposes”.

Legal requirement and relevant standards

NIHL Regulations R307:2003 7 & 9.