The information provided on the AIC was originally written by Asbestos expert Tony Hutchinson, and is now maintained by High Speed Training, an IATP approved Asbestos Awareness training provider.

All information provided on this website is – to our knowledge – accurate, however it must be stated that this information has been created by sourcing information from numerous other websites. As such, the Asbestos Information Centre can not be held entirely responsible for any inaccuracies.

If you do notice any inaccuracies, please contact us so that they can be corrected. This website is not a complete guide to the Health and Safety responsibilities when dealing with asbestos containing products. The information given is of a general nature and so does not address the specific circumstances of any particular situation. The guidance is given with the best intentions but nothing on this website shall create or be deemed to create any obligations, whether expressed or implied, on the AIC.

As a UK based website, our advice is provided on what we understand the UK law to be; all advice provided on how to manage and work with asbestos containing materials (ACMs) may not be applicable outside of the UK.

We are happy for our information to be used on a non-commercial basis but if you wish to use it for commercial reasons we would ask that you reference the AIC website accordingly.