Rural Fire Services training facility closed due to asbestos contamination fears - ABC Online

ABC OnlineRural Fire Services training facility closed due to asbestos contamination fearsABC OnlineLiverpool Council chief executive Carl Wulff said the council had received a clearance certificate from hygienists from Greencapp NAA, which "confirmed no visual asbestos has been located at the Western Depot or NSW RFS Training Ground". "In receipt of ...and more » ...Read More

Frampton on Severn man Anthony Jones died from asbestos-linked cancer - Daily Mail

Daily MailFrampton on Severn man Anthony Jones died from asbestos-linked cancerDaily MailAnthony Jones, from Frampton on Severn in Gloucestershire was just 57 when he died in June from mesothelioma, a lung cancer for which the only known cause is asbestos exposure. At an inquest in Gloucester, senior coroner Katy Skerrett concluded that ... ...Read More

Syracuse environmental lab ordered to pay $400000 for asbestos-removal crime -

Syracuse.comSyracuse environmental lab ordered to pay $400000 for asbestos-removal crimeSyracuse.comUTICA, N.Y. – A Syracuse environmental laboratory has been ordered to pay more than $400,000 and placed on probation for allowing asbestos to be released into the air. U.S. District Judge David Hurd ordered Certified Environmental Services, Inc. to pay ... ...Read More

Australia 'should help Asia ban asbestos' - SBS

Australia 'should help Asia ban asbestos'SBSAustralia has been told it has a duty to help its Asian neighbours phase out asbestos amid concerns there could be a flood of imported products containing the deadly carcinogen. Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency chief executive Peter Tighe says ...and more » ...Read More

Footscray pupils banned from 'asbestos-riddled' oval - Star Weekly (blog)

Star Weekly (blog)Footscray pupils banned from 'asbestos-riddled' ovalStar Weekly (blog)However parents have criticised the Department for “dragging its heels” on fixing the oval following four separate discoveries of asbestos over the past 18 months. Phyllis Campbell-McCrae said the money spent on four separate, piecemeal patch-ups ... ...Read More

Asbestos information for haulers - Metro newsfeed

Asbestos information for haulersMetro newsfeedIn response to enhanced efforts by the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality to more effectively screen and account for asbestos in loads of construction and demolition materials arriving at waste facilities, starting Jan. 1, 2016, Metro is ... ...Read More

Asbestos found on Footscray Primary School oval, forcing kids off - Herald Sun

Herald SunAsbestos found on Footscray Primary School oval, forcing kids offHerald SunFootscray Primary School council president Mark Hollis said an audit revealed 140 out of 170 pieces of cement sheeting found at the school had tested positive to asbestos. Mr Hollis said most of these pieces were on the oval, which was built on top of ... ...Read More

Asbestos work continues at county care facility - Newton Daily News

Newton Daily NewsAsbestos work continues at county care facilityNewton Daily NewsFollowing the completion of the asbestos survey at the Jasper County Care Facility, additional asbestos was found present at the facility, Shive-Hattery Engineer Christopher Bauer said. He told the Jasper County Board of Supervisors Tuesday that more ... ...Read More

Asbestos-related disease … dormant then deadly - Ipswich Star

Ipswich StarAsbestos-related disease … dormant then deadlyIpswich StarFor some this starts an investigation into when they were exposed to asbestos and whether they have a legal compensation claim. As their lawyers we will help by asking them to piece together their work chronology as many people have worked for several ... ...Read More

Asbestos found at SH mill site - Corvallis Gazette Times

Corvallis Gazette TimesAsbestos found at SH mill siteCorvallis Gazette TimesSWEET HOME — Not surprisingly, some roofing materials in the former Willamette Industries sawmill storage buildings that were destroyed by arson last month, contain asbestos, according to Ralph Wyatt, county administrator. Wyatt said the county ... ...Read More