Tag: AAC-8

Do Not Press Your Luck With Your Asbestos Management Plan

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Do not press your luck with your asbestos management plan I’m not sure if you’ve noticed, but the 1980’s are coming back! Just look at the TV show and movie reboots that are happening, and I’m sure you’ve heard some of those great 80’s classic songs a bit more lately. Something else I’ve seen is a resurgence of 80’s game shows. I’ve seen the classic “Press Your Luck” on TV,…

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Common Asbestos Management Plan Violations

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What are the most common asbestos management plan violations? Regulatory agencies are stepping up their game when it comes to visiting school sites to inspect asbestos management plans. They’re finding the same asbestos management plan violations in almost every asbestos management plan they review. This post will cover the most common asbestos management plan violations they’re finding – and how to fix your asbestos management plan before they visit your…

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Can Asbestos Abatement Contractors Hire the Air Monitoring Firm?

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Can Asbestos Abatement Contractors Hire the Air Monitoring Firm? Traditionally, school systems have hired independent firms to perform asbestos air monitoring and abatement contractor observation. Some school systems are now requiring asbestos abatement contractors to provide asbestos air monitoring and abatement contractor observation on their asbestos abatement projects. I’ve recently heard some school systems are procuring asbestos air monitoring services through the abatement contractors in an effort to cap their asbestos air…

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Do You Have Time to Convert Your Asbestos Management Plans to the AAC-8 Format?

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Do You Have Time to Convert Your Asbestos Management Plans to the AAC-8 Format? The AAC-8 (Required Elements for Asbestos Management Plans for School and State Buildings) takes some getting used to. Last week, we visited the Louisiana School Facility Managers Association meeting in Marksville. We got to talk with school personnel from all across the state about what’s going well for them, and also what’s giving them trouble. Since we’re primarily known…

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