Risk assessment means an on-site investigation to determine and report the existence, nature, severity, and location of lead-based paint hazards in residential dwellings, including:
(1) Information gathering regarding the age and history of the housing and occupancy by children under age 6;
(2) Visual inspection;
(3) Limited wipe sampling or other environmental sampling techniques;
(4) Other activity as may be appropriate; and
(5) Provision of a report explaining the results of the investigation.
40 CFR § 745.103
The following definitions apply to this subpart.