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.

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The agency has released its National Asbestos Exposure Data Analysis Report covering the period 1 July 2015 to 31 December 2015.
With parts of Australia already experiencing bushfire and tornado this summer, the Australian Government agency tasked with co-ordinating national efforts to tackle asbestos is warning home and building owners to be aware of the dangers of disturbed asbestos after a natural disaster. The CEO of...
The asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency has a new phone number, 1300 326 148 from 6 January 2016.