Close

Rules And Regulations Required For Demolition Work

asphalt demolition brookhaven ny

It is common knowledge that asphalt materials are contributing heavily to the elevation of carbon levels. And it is also a well-known fact that incorrectly rolled out surfaces can be detrimental to the (green) environment as a result of harmful or toxic levels of pollution. More so the impact on the asphalt demolition brookhaven ny business. Fortunately, there are rules and regulations in place and which must be followed. 

A number of ‘method statements’ have been issued as it relates to the industries concerned. One basic example concerns how road works are to proceed. In another case, a handbook has been compiled to be applied to demolitions processes that require the use of US Army explosives. Documents have also been issued on various demolition practices, its technologies and its required management thereof.

Significantly perhaps, a handbook has been drawn up on how to make use of and correctly dispose of recycled concrete and demolition waste. Directions on sheet piling methods have also been given. And furthermore, there is a rulebook out that deals with the handling of construction hazardous materials, asbestos detection and its removal. Procedures are also given on how to correctly handle inspections and perform rehabilitation work.

There is even a document out on how to deal with ceramic tile works. And so it goes that there are numerous other method statements being made. Its purposes have been made clear. To define the rules and conditions designed to ensure that all demo work is properly planned and workers are always aware of the laid down procedures, as well as the associated dangers. Business owners and their managers also need to be privy to tender specifications, as well as the tools and equipment required for job specific cases.