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Latest automated update(s) to Asbestos on HSE's Website:

05-03-2012 05:34 PM GMT

A Cardiff company has been fined for putting the health of demolition workers at risk after a building survey failed to identify the presence of asbestos.
05-03-2012 05:00 PM GMT

Apprentice tradesmen in the region are set to benefit from a new e-learning package to help them better understand the risks from asbestos. Those who train or take on apprentices are getting the opportunity to find out how they can use the interactive resource, developed by HSE at a free training event on Tuesday 20 [...]
02-03-2012 06:00 PM GMT

An Ammanford-based knitwear company and a cladding firm site foreman have been fined for putting workers and visitors at risk of exposure to asbestos.
28-02-2012 11:45 AM GMT

This free event, organised by Bradford Area Occupational Health and Safety Forum (BAOHSF) is targeted at employers and duty holders in the Keighley district. The seminar is being held at the Council Chambers in Keighley and will be looking at asbestos in the workplace.
22-02-2012 05:50 PM GMT

A Redditch freight firm, its managing director and a Birmingham contractor have been prosecuted for putting at least 20 people at risk of lung disease from asbestos fibres.
17-02-2012 05:15 PM GMT

A property manager from Cardiff has been fined for failing to properly manage the risks from asbestos at one of his premises.
07-02-2012 02:45 PM GMT

A building company in Bradford-on-Avon has been fined after it removed an asbestos insulation board (AIB) ceiling in an unsafe manner, leaving workers and residents at risk of exposure to asbestos fibres.