Ben is an experienced Environmental Consultant and Licensed Asbestos Assessor. He undertakes the full range of environmental consulting services including asbestos management surveys and reports, asbestos registers, asbestos management plans, demolition and refurbishment surveys, risk assessment and method statements/scopes of works, reviewing contractors’ method statements and plans of works, air monitoring, monitoring of asbestos removal works, clearance certification, and providing general asbestos related consultancy advice.

Ben’s expertise as an Environmental Consultant and Asbestos Assessor spans a wide range of buildings from commercial and industrial through to residential, working at various sites where asbestos removal work will take, or has taken, place, involving enclosure integrity testing, control monitoring, visual assessments and four stage clearances. He is an authority in the use of cloud based asbestos software, Alpha Tracker, having used this tool extensively to conduct asbestos surveys and produce reports.

As a senior asbestos specialist, Ben has presented asbestos awareness training courses, conducted mask fit testing and provided hands-on training to other asbestos assessors.

Ben’s close attention to detail ensures asbestos removal projects are carried out properly and safely and that buildings are returned to clients in a state fit for reoccupation. His friendly demeanour enables him to build rapport with a range of stakeholders and he takes the time required to ensure clients fully understand the situation, the options open to them and the rationale behind any recommendations.

Qualifications

  • Licensed Asbestos Assessor
  • IP402 – Surveying and Sampling Strategies for Asbestos in Buildings (BOHS)
  • IP404 – Air Monitoring, Clearance Inspections and Reoccupation Following the Removal of Asbestos
  • IP405 – Management of Asbestos in Buildings (BOHS)
  • Graduate Diploma in Biology
  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Environmental Studies
  • Diploma in Environmental Management