Vintec holds the top accreditation for Asbestos Testing. With our UKAS accreditation, you can have confidence in the quality of our tests and accuracy of results – that we test and are held to the highest standard.
UKAS assesses against internationally recognised standards to determine technical competence and undertake a thorough inspection each year. UKAS measures:
– Technical competence of staff
– Validity and appropriateness of test methods
– Suitability and maintenance of test equipment
– Testing environment
– Sampling, handling and transportation of test items
– Quality assurance of test data
The internationally recognised standard for the competence of laboratories is ISO/IEC 17025 : 2017.
Our CHAS and Constructionline accreditations signify our commitment to maintaining the highest levels of health and safety.
Vintec is accredited by UKAS (United Kingdom Accreditation Service) for the following activities:
Asbestos fibres in air – Air Sampling, Fibre Counting and 4 Stage Clearance Testing.
Asbestos in bulk materials – Sampling of bulk material, analysis and identification of asbestos in bulk material.
Surveying for asbestos in premises – Management and Pre Demolition/Refurb surveys.
Our UKAS accreditation schedules can be accessed by following the links below:
The Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme (CHAS)
Vintec are members of Historic Houses who ensure thousands of historic homes stay alive and accessible for generations to come – and who share our passion for protecting iconic heritage sites in Britain.
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