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UKATA calls for greater asbestos awareness in the public sector

A leading authority for asbestos training provision in the UK, the UK Asbestos Training Association (UKATA) is urging all public sector employees to be asbestos-aware in
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Canada Asbestos Ban

The use of asbestos will no longer be permitted in Canada from 30th December 2018 under regulations passed by Canadian Government.Asbestos was widely used as an insulatio
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UKATA Christmas Jumper Day

UK Asbestos Training Association will be holding a Christmas Jumper Day on 5th December, in aid of Mesothelioma UK.The UKATA team will be wearing their most silly, sparkl
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HSE Asbestos Analyst Inspection Programme Update

Following a recent meeting with The Health & Safety Executive, UKATA can confirm a draft version of the HSE Asbestos Analyst Inspection Programme is now availableThe draf
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Latest HSE stats show rise in asbestos related deaths within the UK

Asbestos remains the UK's biggest workplace killerFigures released by the Health & Safety Executive on 31st October 2018 reveal asbestos related deaths continue to rise i
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Chief Operating Officer Shortlisted For Business Person Of The Year

The UK Asbestos Training Association (UKATA) marked a decade of excellence in 2018, with another success story announced in October.Craig Evans, who was appointed the Chi
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UKATA Pledge Support to HSE

UK Asbestos Training Association pledge their support to The Health & Safety Executive’s #DustBuster Campaign.
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Free asbestos training available to help get unemployed people work ready

Unemployed people are being given the opportunity to gain free asbestos training in order to get work ready as part of the UK-wide 2018 Train Safe, Work Safe, Keep Safe C
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UK Construction Week - UKATA Post Show Review

The UK’s largest built environment event – UK Construction Week took place 9 – 11 October 2018 at The NEC, Birmingham.UKATA Director Professor Roger Willey was invited to
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