With Aleksandra Tallis
More than one million workplace premises nation-wide are thought to contain some form of asbestos. The Control of Asbestos at Work Regulations 2002 will finally come into force in May this year in an attempt to tackle the problem. But despite businesses having had a lead in time for compliance a recent survey by Zurich Risk Services revealed that two-thirds of British businesses were unprepared for the new regulations and only 54 per cent were aware of them. Although these figures are likely to