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Am I at risk?

Workers involved in refurbishment, maintenance and other similar trades, could be at risk of exposure to asbestos during their work. This includes:

This list does not include all occupations at risk from potential exposure to asbestos.

When am I most at risk?

You are most at risk when:


Where might you find asbestos?

Some of the places where you may find it can be found in our residential and industrial building diagrams.

The section on ‘Managing and working with asbestos’ provides further information on working with asbestos.

Updated 2020-09-05