Asbestos awareness training should be made mandatory for all construction people who handle asbestos and its related material. Apart from giving training, one should also be careful while handling it in the processes like removal, abatement, fixing etc.

Asbestos „hot” sites are becoming more common in jobsites throughout the country. It is well know that exposure to Asbestos can result in many harmful illnesses.

This infographic covers the dangers of asbestos in the workplace.

According to the infographic, there are currently in excess of 2,000 deaths each year in Great Britain due to asbestos-related lung cancer.

Common jobs with may have a higher risk to asbestos exposure include railroad workers, ship builders, auto mechanics, miners, etc.



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