Regulation and risks
Whether you are buying residential, commercial, office or industrial buildings, planning a demolition, renovation or expansion, or complying with regulatory requirements, The Sigma Group is equipped with the personnel, experience and resources to complete lead-based paint inspections and risk management assessments.
How The Sigma Group can help
- Air monitoring / indoor air quality
- Health assessments
- Risk management plans
- Target Housing and Child Occupied Facilities
- U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) requirements
Lead Facility Inspections
- Periodic condition surveillance
- Pre-purchase due diligence
- Pre-renovation and pre-demolition inspections
Lead Project Management
- Abatement budgets
- Abatement observation and monitoring
- Abatement plans and specifications
- Contract administration
Sigma uses our own X-Ray Fluorescence Analyzer (XRF) with trained and certified technicians detecting minute levels of lead or other metals in painted surface in real time with analysis on the spot or paint chip samples analyzed at a Wisconsin Certified Laboratory.
Lead Health Risks – The EPA and agencies such as HUD regulate lead because inhalation and ingestion is hazardous to humans, particularly developing children.
OSHA regulates lead due to worker exposure during deconstruction of older buildings where cutting and sawing can result in airborne lead dust.
Other asbestos management needs
Combine lead inspection services with Asbestos Inspection, Indoor Air Quality, Pre-Demolition Hazardous Material Inspection, or Pre-Purchase Diligence to satisfy your project requirements.
Are you aware of the latest regulations in your state? If not or if you have other questions, just call Sigma for assistance.
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