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Asbestos Ban - 20 Years On

This year marks the 20th anniversary of the UK ban on asbestos. Since 1999, it has been illegal to use or import asbestos, to the benefit of everyone’s long term health.T
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IOSH Conference 16 - 17 September 2019

In a continued effort to work collaboratively within the industry, in order to forge effective partnerships, UK Asbestos Training Association will exhibit for the second
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Graham O’Mahony re-elected as UKATA Chair

In an unprecedented move, the UK Asbestos Training Association (UKATA) has elected Graham O’Mahony as its Chair for a second term. Graham will be the only Chair to hold t
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UKATA Asbestos Conference - 4th July 2019

Taking place at The Jurys Inn, East Midlands Airport 4th July, The UKATA Asbestos Conference Conference 2019 allows delegates the opportunity to hear from experts in the
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HSE releases annual workplace fatality figures

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has today released its annual figures for work-related fatal injuries for 2018/19 as well as the number of people known to have died
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Mesothelioma Survivor to address UKATA Asbestos Conference

The UKATA Asbestos Conference has been used as a platform for the past five years to hear from mesothelioma advocates, fundraisers and survivors, having previously welcom
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Thousands of Sector Professionals Flock to the Health & Safety Event 2019 – Naming it “The Best Yet”

The Health & Safety Event that took place in April this year at the NEC, Birmingham, with the co-located fire, facilities and security shows, saw more than 11,733 visitor
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British Lung Foundation to address UKATA Asbestos Conference 4th July 2019

Cheryl Lenny, Research Networks and Partnerships Manager, British Lung Foundation has worked at the BLF since 2017. She leads on supporting BLF-funded mesothelioma resear
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Love Your Lungs Week: 17 - 23 June 2019

Join us for Love your lungs week this June, to raise awareness of lung health.From 17-23 June, we're joining The British Lung Foundation to make a big noise about lung he
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Thermal Recycling - A Genuine Alternative to Disposing of Asbestos in Landfill

Graham Gould of Thermal Recycling has been confirmed as a speaker at the UKATA Asbestos Conference 2019.Graham was appointed Chairman of Thermal Recycling in 2017. Having
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