Asbestos Abatement Design Manual for New Hospitals, Replacement Hospitals, Ambulatory Care,
Clinical Additions, Energy Centers, Outpatient Clinics, Animal Research Facilities, Laboratory Buildings
The purpose of this manual is to serve as a guide for Project Managers, Project Designers, Safety Officers, and other involved personnel (hereafter referred to as A/E) for the planning and design of asbestos abatement projects located at Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) facilities. It is expected that asbestos abatement projects designed with the use of this manual will comply with all applicable public laws, federal regulations, executive orders, state regulations, local regulations, and all applicable codes. No deviation from these directives is permitted.