A National Strategic Plan for asbestos is a great move. However, if asbestos removal works increase, there must be safeguards to ensure corners aren't cut.
It's difficult to generalise about the cost of asbestos removal. But there are a couple of things you shouldn't do without, even if they increase the cost.
Laboratory testing is the only way to tell if something is asbestos. All you need to do is get a sample to a NATA accredited laboratory like Airsafe's.
Recent Work, Health and Safety legislation in ACT, NSW, NT and Qld might chance your business's legal obligations around asbestos. We give you the details.