Fire Fighters – First Responders


 A decision from a World Health Organisation agency will lead to increased safety for firefight...

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Closure at last: Australian High court upholds asbestos precedent against James Hardie


 The Asbestos Victims Association of South Australia (AVA SA) today welcomes the decision of th...

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DREAM3R - New Mesothelioma Trial opens at Flinders Medical Centre


 Research into the treatment of mesothelioma is ongoing, although progress has been slow. The l...

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ADRI named WHO Collaborating Centre in World First

 Below is a Media Release from Asbestos Diseases Research Institute via Medianet and a link to ...

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James Hardie urged to fund public health campaign following precedent-setting asbestos case


 Asbestos victims are urging multinational building materials company James Hardie to undertake...

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CPS Research – Qualitative Research Study into Mesothelioma


 Established in 1988, CPS Research has over 30 years' clinical trial site experience, having co...

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Asbestos, do not disturb it, drill it, cut it or break it.


If you are unsure if something contains asbestos, do not disturb it, drill it, cut it or break it. H...

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Exposure to airborne asbestos may cause cancer and deadly mesothelioma.


 Exposure to airborne asbestos fibres may cause life-threatening illnesses like cancer and dead...

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Asbestos becomes dangerous once the fibres are disturbed


 Asbestos becomes dangerous once the fibres are disturbed, become airborne and then inhaled. Th...

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ADRI - the Asbestos Disease Research Institute


 AVA takes a keen interest on asbestos disease research and stays in touch with asbestos suppor...

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