A Study Links Immigrants’ Occupation to Mesothelioma Death Rate

By |March 17th, 2017|

A study conducted by researchers from Curtin University and University of Western Australia concluded that immigrants from the UK, Italy, […]

The Truth on Asbestos Imports in Australia

By |March 8th, 2017|

Australia has long been aiming for an Asbestos-free country. As early as 2003, an Australia-wide ban on importation, manufacture and […]

Asbestos Scare at Royal Hobart Hospital Calls for Reaudit

By |March 3rd, 2017|

The Tasmanian Opposition calls for a fresh audit of the Royal Hobart Hospital redevelopment site as another asbestos contamination is […]

No Asbestos fibres found in Ash Cloud Covering Port Augusta, SA

By |January 25th, 2017|

Repeated tests by the Environment Protection Authority (EPA) found no trace of the cancer-inducing material in the ash cloud over […]

The Story of Barry Knowles who Outlived Mesothelioma Prognosis by 6 Years

By |January 17th, 2017|

Barry Knowles was diagnosed with mesothelioma, an asbestos-related cancer back in 2010. He managed to undertake 18 months of chemotherapy, […]

What You Need to Know about Mesothelioma in Dogs

By |January 11th, 2017|

Mesothelioma, or asbestos cancer as it is commonly called, is a health condition that affects both humans and animals. And […]

Developments in Mr. Fluffy-related Issues in Canberra

By |December 28th, 2016|

After being reported in 2014 that there are over 1,000 Mr. Fluffy homes discovered in Canberra, the number of asbestos-contaminated […]

5 Signs Your House has Asbestos

By |December 5th, 2016|

Asbestos was once an important construction material for homes and buildings as it is cheap and durable. In Australia, hundreds […]

Don’t Play ‘Renovation Roulette’ November is National Asbestos Awareness Month

By |November 25th, 2016|

Australia had once been the largest consumer of asbestos containing materials (ACM) in the world. This poses health hazards to […]

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