TOPIC: Asbestos

Silicosis: The deadly cost of a stone bench-top

Silicosis: The deadly cost of a stone bench-top

The growing demand for reconstituted stone bench-tops has seen a resurgence in the diagnosis of a disease that was thought to have been all but eradicated from Australia.

Read more
We need to talk about silicosis

We need to talk about silicosis

Respiratory disease silicosis poses a threat to a new generation of Aussie workers.

Read more
Black lung: Employer responsibilities and miners' rights

Black lung: Employer responsibilities and miners' rights

If you’re a mining worker, what are your rights when it comes to black lung and protecting your health?

Read more
Asbestos free schools for a safer future

Asbestos free schools for a safer future

Is removing asbestos from schools actually safe? And could it be better off left alone?

Read more
Prev 1 2 Next

Featured articles

Road rights

5 things cyclists want car drivers to know

Bicycles are legally recognised as a vehicle on the road, meaning cyclists enjoy the same rights to use public roads as other road users.

Read more

Asbestos

We need to talk about silicosis

Respiratory disease silicosis poses a threat to a new generation of Aussie workers.

Read more

Will disputes

Everything you should know about DIY wills

DIY wills may seem like an easy option, but they're often more trouble than they're worth. Here’s how to avoid the pitfalls.

Read more