Workers who work with products containing silica are at risk of developing the deadly lung disease silicosis and SafeWork NSW is working hard to raise awareness of how to prevent exposure and protect workers
Whilst asbestos use is banned, it continues to have a huge impact on Australians. Asbestos is still present in many workplaces and buildings built before 2004. Large numbers of Australian workers continue to be diagnosed with asbestos related illnesses, many years after they were exposed.
If you’re in the constrcution, demolition, stone benchtop fabrication, stone masonry and foundry industries or work with concrete, bricks or tiles you’re invited to a free workshop to help keep yourself and workers safe.
The event is FREE to all but places are strictly limited so click here to register or call to reserve your spot today on 02 6659 1700
Small businesses who attend may be eligible for the $500 Small Business Rebate, which can go towards the purchase and installation of safety equipment including respirators, ventilation systems, dust capture tools and hazardous dust vacuum cleaners.