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Guidance on health/medical surveillance during Covid-19

In the light of advice from Public Health England on COVID-19, HSE has set out in guidance (attached), a proportionate and flexible approach to enable health/medical surv
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DAST - Asbestos & Agriculture Information Event

The Derbyshire Asbestos Support Team (DAST) will host an event to launch their “Asbestos & Agriculture Information Leaflet” on Friday 6 December 2019. This event takes pl
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Cooking up Cash

The UK Asbestos Training Association “UKATA” is hosting a Big Breakfast for the British Lung Foundation “BLF” this Autumn. The goal of the event is to raise as much money
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Health and safety at work summary statistics for Great Britain 2019

HSE have recently released the latest annual injury and ill-heath statistics, which includes asbestos related deaths.The latest statistics report:2,526 mesothelioma death
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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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Company fined following multiple safety failings on construction site

A construction company has today been fined after failing to ensure the safety and welfare of workers on site during the renovation of a property.Preston Magistrates’ Cou
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The Logistics of an Asbestos Survey

UKATA Members Airborne Environmental Consultants are world leaders in asbestos control and management.Darren Evans, Technical Director would like to invite you to a free
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Contractor Fined Following Illegal Asbestos Work

An Oldham building contractor has been fined following the uncontrolled removal of asbestos during a garage conversion.Manchester and Salford Magistrates’ Court heard how
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DAST - Reflection and Celebration of Life 2019

Derbyshire Asbestos Support Team (DAST) invited UKATA representatives to their special event at the Crooked Spire in Chesterfield, to remember those who have died of asbe
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Company Fined for Poor Condition of Asbestos Containing Materials

A furniture manufacturing company, Godfrey-Syrett Limited (in administration), was sentenced today for failing to prevent exposure to asbestos at its factory in Killingwo
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