Safety at home

It’s important that you feel safe, secure and settled in your home.

On this page, you can find advice, information and guidance on how to reduce risks and how we can help.


Asbestos was a popular building material in homes for many years, but damaged asbestos can be harmful. Our asbestos handbook contains:

  • Information about the different types of asbestos.
  • Where you might find asbestos in your home.
  • How we reduce asbestos risks, and what you can do to stay safe.

Download Asbestos in the home handbook


If you have any concerns about asbestos in your home, please email or call us on 0114 2900 200.