Somerset County Council

Workplace and occupational exposure monitoring


Employers have a duty of care to provide a safe environment for their staff. Our range of workplace testing and monitoring services will enable you to meet your legal obligations, and help keep your workforce safe and healthy. Our services include:

  • Asbestos analysis and surveying 
  • Radon and other radiation monitoring (including RPA)
  • Indoor air quality
  • LEV and fume cupboards 
  • Water analysis
  • Swimming pool testing  
  • Environmental monitoring

Please visit our dedicated website for full details, or get in touch with our team to discuss your needs.

Quality standards
We are accredited by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) for asbestos testing and inspections, as well as water testing. We participate in external proficiency testing schemes appropriate to our range of services, including AQUACHECK, RICE and AIMS, and we are supported by a dedicated analytical quality control section. You can find links to our schedules of accreditation and certification in Information and resources.


Contact: Somerset Scientific Services
Address: Unit 2A, Westpark 26, Chelston, Wellington, Somerset, TA21 9AD
Phone: 01823 355906 
Opening hours: Monday to Thursday 8.30am to 5.30pm, Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm, Saturday and Sunday closed.

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