The board will implement the rules of the Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act (AHERA) and provide the necessary funding to implement the response actions as required. The board will appoint a designated person as required as well as provide required training for maintenance and custodial works. Each school district building will maintain a copy of the school district’s asbestos management plan.
Friable and non-friable asbestos containing materials will be maintained in good condition and appropriate precautions will be followed when the material is disturbed. If there is a need to replace asbestos it will be replaced with non-asbestos containing materials.
Approved: January 18, 1999
Revised/Reviewed: November 25, 2019