Andrew Paten, co-founder of UKNAR - UK National Asbestos Register, talks about how schools can take the digital approach to improve the management of asbestos, which is estimated to be in 80 per cent of UK schools
UKNAR, the UK National Asbestos Register is delighted to announce a partnership with Mesothelioma UK, the national specialist resource centre for asbestos related cancer, in a bid to support fundraising whilst highlighting the danger of disease resulting from exposure to asbestos.
UKNAR, (UK National Asbestos Register) has launched a nationwide campaign to invite up to 50 schools to participate in free early adopter trials of its innovative new Asbestos SMART QR code technology.
UKNAR features in the latest policy paper ‘Why a National Asbestos Database Can and Should be Established’ by leading think tank ResPublica. The paper has been launched in support of the UK-wide ‘Airtight on Asbestos’ campaign to influence the HSE’s current regime on asbestos management and the subsequent major risk it poses to public health.
UKNAR writes an open letter to Rishi Sunak, Chancellor of the Exchequer in response to ResPublica’s request which calls for the reform of the Health and Safety Executive’s (HSE) approach to managing asbestos in UK schools and hospitals.
GLOBAL ASBESTOS AWARENESS WEEK: 1-7 APRIL
UKNAR – the UK National Asbestos Register is actively supporting Global Asbestos Awareness Week (GAAW) 2020 from 01 to 07 April.
UKNAR, the UK National Asbestos Register is building momentum with a new campaign ‘Sharing Information to Save Lives’, aimed primarily at dutyholders of public sector buildings and premises.
We are delighted to announce that in February 2020 UKNAR, the UK National Asbestos Register received regulatory approval to become a Community Interest Company (CIC).
UKNAR were delighted to be invited to speak at the European Asbestos Forum held in the Netherlands on 14th -15th November.
Andrew Paten, Co-founder of UKNAR - UK National Asbestos Register presented the new social enterprise and introduced it's supporting technology Asbestos SMART at the European Asbestos Forum's Asbestos & Innovation workshop held as part of EAF's 4th international conference in Amsterdam.