If you are thinking about renovating your home this video is a must watch!
It is estimated that 1/3 of older Australian homes built or renovated before 1987 contain asbestos, renovators must undertake adequate preventive measures to ensure their families are protected.
Safework Australian reported that in 2007, 660 Australians were diagnosed with malignant mesothelioma and experts estimated that could be at least another 1,350 Australians with lung cancer caused by asbestos.
Last week I posted some links on asbestos awareness Asbestos Awareness Month (November), check it out for some useful links on asbestos!
#Asbestos, #Asbestosawareness, #Homesafety, #Workplacesafety #OHS
Alaine Trevor is an OHS Professional, the Director of Custom Safety and Engineering she has been involved in the safety profession for over 10 years. Her experience includes senior management safety and HSEC (Health, Safety, Environment and Community) roles in both underground coal and open cut coal mining for two of the world’s largest mining houses. Click here to read more about Alaine.
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