Asbestos is a serious issue for many people across the country. For Queenslanders, asbestos is a problem that affects homeowners, builders and business owners alike. The past few years have […]
The end of 2013 saw the beginning of the National Broadband Network (NBN) rollout. Although this has been paused since the Abbott government was appointed, the use and alterations of […]
Renovating over the Easter break? Watch out for asbestos! The Easter holidays are a great time to start a DIY project in the home but, if you do not take […]
Importing products is nothing new in Australia. However, importing asbestos containing products is another matter entirely. With the banning of asbestos nearly 30 years ago, the presence of this material […]
The south east Queensland city of Logan has been forced to take action to stop the illegal dumping of various items. With things like asbestos, furniture and white goods known […]
Damien Prokop, a 43-year old Gold Coast father will successfully settle a multi-million dollar law suit with his employer, Gold Coast City Council after contracting Mesothelioma, a deadly asbestos-related cancer. […]
With numbers of mesothelioma cases rising every year, health authorities are suggesting more professional help is necessary to keep asbestos related diseases under control. In fact, it has been predicted […]
Damien Prokop has won a court battle, guaranteeing his $3 million court case against the Gold Coast City Council will be heard. Mr Prokop believes that while working as an […]
A record number of younger people are contracting asbestos related diseases such as mesothelioma as a result of DIYs.
Western Australian asbestos researcher Professor Bruce Robinson is named WA’s Australian of the year.