We've been hearing warnings about a potential third wave of asbestos victims among home renovators. But in the meantime, the second wave is still claiming lives.
It's looking like the patience of NSW authorities with illegal asbestos dumpers is wearing thin. Repeat offenders could be spending two years in jail.
Amid the publicity about asbestos and the NBN, you may have missed another piece of news: the launch of a National Asbestos Exposure Register.
Since we last wrote about asbestos and the National Broadband Network, it has exploded into a major political scandal.
A leading figure in the construction industry has called for better asbestos awareness among junior members of her industry, and among home renovators.
A recent case in Canberra drives home the need for homeowners to take precautions around possible asbestos when renovating their houses.
At Airsafe, we mainly work in New South Wales. However, we do like to keep an eye on what's going on with asbestos in other states.
Asbestos is in the news again, with a union raising concerns about asbestos safety around the rollout of the National Broadband Network (NBN).
Complex issues with the management of asbestos stand in the way of an easy solution to Australia's asbestos problems.