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Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency

Owning Institution:

The economic burden of asbestos-related disease

This report, commissioned by the Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency, measures the medical and economic opportunity costs associated with asbestos-related disease. The report looks at the direct health care costs, as well as the cost of productivity and other losses resulting from time out of...

Case studies of significant asbestos removal projects: final report

This report presents eleven case studies of significant asbestos removal works in the built environment.

Case studies of asbestos contaminated land: final report

This report presents seven case studies of removal and remediation of asbestos contaminated soils in a variety of settings, including large scale inner-city developments and regional landfill remediation.

National strategic plan for asbestos management and awareness: 2016-17 progress report

This report shows that the transparent and coordinated approach taken by all governments has had a positive impact, as they work towards the elimination of asbestos-related diseases in Australia.

National strategic plan for asbestos management and awareness 2014–18

Preventing the risk of asbestos exposure is important to all Australians. While the states and territories have taken steps to minimise exposure, predominantly in the workplace, this is the first time a national approach to asbestos eradication, handling and awareness is being pursued. The National...