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Asbestos in lungs

Prolonged exposure to asbestos can lead to asbestos fibers being inhlaed and embedded in the lungs. This can lead to asbestos lung disease.

Read the full article | Published Aug 27, 2019

Asbestos awareness test

Mock questions for asbestos awareness test If you are looking at completing an asbestos awareness course soon, then check out our mock asbestos awareness test questions below. But before we get around to the asbestos awareness test itself, lets just cover some of the basic asbestos facts first. This will provide you with some knowledge […]

Read the full article | Published Aug 06, 2019

How to recognise asbestos

Do you know how to recognise asbestos? We all know about the dangers of asbestos and the health risks associated with it, but would you know how to recognise asbestos if it was in your home? It can be difficult to know whether a product contains asbestos or not as asbestos fibres can’t be seen […]

Read the full article | Published Jun 24, 2019

Asbestos Cancer

What is asbestos cancer? Asbestos cancer is most often referred to as mesothelioma, with that being the most common type of cancer caused by asbestos. However, there are other cancers that have been linked to asbestos exposure such as lung, throat and ovarian cancer. What causes asbestos cancer? Exposure to asbestos causes asbestos cancers. When […]

Read the full article | Published Jun 06, 2019

All you need to know about an asbestos roof

What is an asbestos roof? An asbestos roof is made from asbestos cement – a mixture of cement and asbestos. The asbestos fibers make up about 10-15% of the total product, forming a hard material, and were added to the cement to reinforce it. Chrysotile (white asbestos) is the asbestos mineral that was most commonly used in […]

Read the full article | Published Jun 04, 2019

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