With so much of the workforce away on holiday, for those of us left in the office it can be a good time to follow up on tasks like an asbestos register.
Planning home renovations in the New Year? Before you start drilling holes or knocking down walls, have you thought about the risks of asbestos?
Thanks to our staff, contractors and clients for a big year in 2012.
Since the introduction of the new Work Health and Safety Regulations, we've seen a huge increase in the demand for asbestos surveys.
Using air monitoring during asbestos removal doesn't just give you peace of mind. It also helps you reassure your neighbours that they're not at risk.
Popular TV home renovation shows may be contributing to a spike in asbestos-related disease, especially among women.
Asbestos Awareness Week happens in the last week of November every year. This year, the focus is on the risks of asbestos to home renovators.
Recent research shows 100,000 Australian children may be at risk from exposure to lead in paint, even at levels currently deemed acceptable.
Sometimes, it's good to be reminded why we care so much about asbestos. The story of asbestos safety campaigner Bernie Banton is one such reminder.