12 12, 2019

Why your organisation needs an asbestos management plan

2019-12-17T05:17:13+10:00

As noted by the Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency, over 4,000 Australian deaths per year are caused by exposure to asbestos. These naturally occurring silicate minerals can cause pleural disease, asbestosis, lung cancer and mesothelioma. Up until being banned in 2003, Australia had one of the highest rates of asbestos usage. As a result, material [...]

Why your organisation needs an asbestos management plan2019-12-17T05:17:13+10:00
9 12, 2019

20 common places in buildings that may contain asbestos

2019-12-09T09:41:57+10:00

Electricians are ten-times more likely to die from asbestos exposure than the normal person. That’s why it is important for every electrical worker to know about the different types of asbestos, the different forms of material the fibrous silicate minerals are found in and where it is commonly located in buildings. There are several different [...]

20 common places in buildings that may contain asbestos2019-12-09T09:41:57+10:00