Project Title & Description
FY14 RI Asbestos Control Program
Per your application request dated April 23, 2014, this Grant Agreement is being awarded partial funding in the amount of $4,427 to the Rhode Island Department of Health's Asbestos in Schools Program. This Program will: (1) review school asbestos management plans to ensure they are in compliance with the Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act (40 CFR 763); (2) maintain an asbestos accreditation and certification training program, (3) provide educational outreach activities to teachers, parents, and school maintenance personnel on the dangers of exposure to asbestos containing materials; and (4) perform compliance enforcement audits of state licensed asbestos professionals. Administrative and Programmatic terms and conditions of this award have been implemented and are in full force and effect.