International Asbestos Conference emphasis individual vigilance

Reported by Stephen | 24 Nov, 2015

As part of efforts to raise community awareness during asbestos month, homeowners thinking about pre-Christmas home renovations are being warned to arm themselves with information about the risks of inadvertently disturbing asbestos.


National plan to reduce asbestos risk launched

Reported by Stephen | 01 Sep, 2015

A National Plan on Asbestos Safety and Eradication has been launched.The plan was launched last week following a meeting of State and Territory Ministers.


Dust Diseases Scheme not being abolished

Reported by Haydee | 11 Aug, 2015

The Workers’ Compensation Dust Diseases Board is not being axed. This was what Mr Vivek Bhatia, Chief Executive Officer of Safety, Return to Work and Support clarified in a statement.