asbestos in the home

Preventing Exposure to Asbestos

Inhalation is the primary route by which the general population might be exposed to asbestos. Small quantities of asbestos fibres are common in air, arising from natural sources (weathering of asbestos-containing materials), windblown soil from hazardous waste sites, deterioration of automobile clutches and brakes, or breakdown of asbestos-containing materials. The levels of asbestos in dust

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Worksafe Hazmat - Asbestos exposure registration

Asbestos Exposure Registration Form

If you’ve been exposed to asbestos, you can use the Asbestos Exposure registration form database. Exposure does not need to be related to paid work. If you register on the Asbestos Exposure Database, you will receive an article on asbestos and its associated health-related problems. If you indicate you have a family doctor, they will

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