Lead During Construction

Lead During Construction

Mandate:

Legislation and/or Regulation:

OSHA protects workers and building inhabitants during construction and/or renovation. SED regulations protect building occupants where renovation is taking place.

EPA governs worker/contractor training and certification for lead abatement projects.

What the SRM Service can do to help:

Training and Workshops:

  • Lead Awareness Training
    • We can provide awareness training to operations and maintenance staff on lead paint and materials in their building.
  • Lead Abatement Training
    • We can arrange and advise staff on certification for handling lead during renovation and construction.

Services:

  • Perform a lead inspection of school facilities.
  • Advise the district on strategies for lead abatement.
  • Assist district workers in handling lead properly.
  • Act as a liaison between the district and relevant governing agency.