Asbestos and Demolition Services of SafeWork NSW

Aug 15, 2019

To raise awareness of the dangers of using high pressure water to clean asbestos roofs and other asbestos containing materials.

https://www.safework.nsw.gov.au/safety-alerts/safety-alerts/pressure-cleaning-of-asbestos-roofs

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National Asbestos Awareness Week

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23 - 29 November 2020 After the success of a nationally consistent slogan and theme for 2019, we will once again work with stakeholders this year to agree on a consistent message for 2020. The Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency will also be providing a resource...

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European Asbestos Forum – Call for papers

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Fine for “disgraceful” disregard of asbestos safety

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Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency

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Come join our webinar on the Business Research and Innovation Initiative (BRII) Regulatory Technology Round, happening at 11am – 12pm AEST today. BRII is offering $10 million in grant funding for start-ups and SMEs to help tackle regulatory challenges – including our...

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Information sheet – Asbestos contaminated soils

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The department has released an information sheet for persons in control of a workplace and those involved in inspecting, removing, managing or disposing of asbestos contaminated soils at workplaces. This information sheet deals with soils at a workplace, which are...

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