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Birmingham City Council

Birmingham City Laboratories - Occupational Hygiene Section

The Occupational Hygiene Section works across a wide range of disciplines to help enable a business or organisation to provide a safe and healthy environment for its employees, and anyone else who may be affected by its activities, and comply with current legislation .


The Health and Safety at Work Act etc.

The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations and The Workplace (Health, Safety and Welfare) Regulations place a duty of care on both employers and employees to provide a working environment free from risks to health and safety.

Specialist Services Include

  • Asbestos Management Programmes
  • Asbestos Surveys and Air Sampling
  • Sick Building Syndrome Investigations
  • Work place investigations of hazardous substances
We are UKAS accredited in respect of our work relating to the sampling, analysis, identification and clearance of asbestos.
For more information or to request our services contact:
Birmingham City Laboratories,
Phoenix House,
Valepits Road,
Garretts Green,
Birmingham B33 0TD
Tel: (0121) 303 9300
Fax: (0121) 303 9301