Monthly Archives: December 2015

School Asbestos Management Plans Information

We have received several calls over the last 30 years regarding how asbestos is maintained in schools in Michigan and other states across the country. We have also received inquiries about what an asbestos AHERA plan is and how it … Continue reading

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Asbestos Warning For Australian Schools Due to Dangerous Substance Found in Science Kits

Asbestos remains a potential problem in the USA and several countries around the world. Many problems in schools were cleared up in the United States with the enactment of AHERA programs across our country but it pays to be vigilant … Continue reading

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Australian Scientists and Mesothelioma Victims Unite

According to abc.net, victims of asbestos-related mesothelioma have joined medical researchers to try and find a cure for the deadly disease. The article begins with introducing Barry Knowles. Barry worked as a building and handled asbestos materials all of his … Continue reading

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Federal Opposition Demands Greater Penalties for Imports in Australia

According to abc.net, the Federal Opposition is demanding the Government impose greater penalties to stop building products that contain asbestos from coming into Australia. Large amounts of imports for construction products such as cement compound board has tested positive for … Continue reading

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OSHA News Release

According to OSHA.gov, an Illinois construction companies, manager faces nearly $2M in fines for exposing workers to known asbestos hazards. Workers removing floor tiles, insulation, and other materials at what was once an elementary school, were unaware they were being … Continue reading

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