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Licensing Window Information: Please be advised that our licensing windows are now located on the first floor. The hours of operation are as follows: Thursdays: 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. We accept payments via check, money order, and most major credit cards. We do not accept cash under any circumstances.

Asbestos Abatement Contractor

The Asbestos Abatement Contractor License is required for any contractor engaged in the removal, encapsulation, or enclosure of friable asbestos-containing materials. This license ensures that contractors are properly trained and certified to handle asbestos safely, minimizing the risk of asbestos fibers becoming airborne and posing health hazards.

Purpose: The license aims to protect public health and safety by ensuring that only qualified and trained professionals conduct asbestos abatement activities. It helps maintain high standards in the industry by enforcing compliance with federal, state, and local regulations.

Function and Use:

  • Contractors with this license can design and carry out asbestos abatement projects, ensuring all activities comply with regulatory standards.

  • Licensed contractors must complete specific training and refresher courses, ensuring they are up-to-date on best practices and safety procedures.

  • License holders must adhere to all relevant regulations, providing a safer environment for workers and the public.

  • Licensed contractors facilitate inspections by the Oklahoma Department of Labor, ensuring compliance and safety.

  • Contractors must have environmental impairment insurance, providing financial protection against potential liabilities.

  • Licensees must maintain detailed records of all abatement activities, available for regulatory review.

Last Modified on Jun 18, 2024
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