The Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency was established on 1 July 2013 to provide a national focus on asbestos issues which goes beyond workplace safety to encompass environmental and public health concerns. The agency aims to ensure asbestos issues receive the attention and focus needed to drive change across all levels of government.
2015 Conference News
Friday, 18 September 2015
The agency has issued its first stakeholder newsletter, ASEA matters for Spring 2015
Friday, 11 September 2015
The Heads of Workplace Safety Authorities Imported Materials with Asbestos Working Group has issued an alert regarding the sale of crayons within Australia that have been found to contain trace amounts of asbestos.
Thursday, 10 September 2015
Positions Vacant - Senior Policy Officer/Executive Officer (EL1) & Policy Officer/Executive Assistant (APS6)
The agency is seeking applications for two new positions to assist in delivering the work of the agency and the ongoing implementation of the National Strategic Plan for Asbestos Management and Awareness. Applications close 11.30pm 17 September 2015.