Events

Reflections 2020

REFLECTIONS ON 2020

It is difficult to know where to begin as we conclude such an extraordinary year. Indeed, 2020 has been a year like no other – bushfires, floods, and the many […]

Asbestos Disposal Penalty

Asbestos Waste Removal

Asbestos waste can only be disposed of at a licensed facility. There are big penalties for the illegal disposal of asbestos, which includes putting it in a domestic rubbish bin, […]

Asbestos Renovations

Investigate before you renovate

If your house was built or renovated before 1990, there is a good chance it contains asbestos. Asbestos can be found in many places around homes – including bathrooms, under […]

Asbestos Older Bathroom

Asbestos in Older Bathrooms

Many people aren’t aware that it is common to find asbestos in older bathrooms (pre-1990). If you’re thinking of creating a great new space, make sure you get an asbestos […]

Asbestos Exposure

KNOW the health risks of asbestos exposure

Inhaling asbestos fibres can cause life-threatening illnesses including mesothelioma and lung cancer. If you’re renovating an older home that may contain asbestos, call an asbestos professional for an assessment before […]

AMAA Annual General Meeting 2019

  The Asbestosis and Mesothelioma Association of Australia (AMAA) would like to invite all financial members to attend the 2019 Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 23rd October 2019. (AMAA apologises […]

Welcome to AMAA for 2019

AMAA welcomes all members, ongoing and new, to the support for 2019. The first forum and morning tea for the year will be held in the Blue Room at Tweed […]

National ‘Tradies’ Health Month

AMAA extends a warm welcome to our members and supporters to come along to our upcoming Asbestos ‘Tradies’ Talk on Thursday 30 August 2018 from 3.00-5.00pm at Tweed Heads Bowls […]