The Risks of Asbestos in the Workplace
Asbestos is a naturally-occurring, fibrous mineral that was once commonly used in various building materials, including insulation, floor tiles, and roofing shingles. While asbestos is no longer widely used in the United States, it is still present in many older buildings. Unfortunately, exposure to asbestos fibers can have serious health consequences. So, if you’re considering buying or renovating a commercial building, here is why you’ll want to be aware of the risks of asbestos in the workplace, and the experts from AccuSpect Inspections can help.