The Qualified Professional (QP) program facilitates the issuance of building permits for new or existing buildings by allowing certified professionals to take on the full review and inspection role on behalf of the City.
Under the QP permit process, permit issuance can be staged, allowing construction to start earlier than otherwise – an advantage to building owners wanting to expedite their projects.
Under the Certification of Professionals By-law PDF file (120 KB), the City can issue a building permit on the certification of a recognized registered professional architect or engineer.
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Learning important asbestos facts helps people reduce their exposure to asbestos and may help prevent public exposure when whistleblowers speak up about dangerous working conditions.
During the 20th century, American industries used many types of asbestos products for construction, manufacturing and chemical refining. Asbestos products are still commonly used in developing nations such as Russia, China, India and Mexico.
Common Types of Asbestos Products:
Other Products That Have Contained Asbestos
Because it is so hard to destroy asbestos fibers, the body cannot break them down or remove them once they are lodged in lung or body tissues. They remain in place where they can cause disease.
There are three primary diseases associated with asbestos exposure:
Prior to renovating or demolishing a pre-1991 building, the owner (or builder) is legally obligated to retain a qualified person to perform a risk assessment and asbestos survey before conducting work where asbestos may be disturbed. Attempting to do this on your own is not only dangerous but could potentially end up costing you more than having it done by a professional. Ask questions and know your limitations.
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