Information on how to manage risks associated with asbestos and asbestos containing material in the workplace and thereby minimise the incidence of asbestos-related diseases such as mesothelioma, asbestosis and lung cancer.
You can find information on asbestos in the home, the workplace, fact sheets and the National Strategic Plan.
The Commonwealth Government has created a register to record the details of people who think they may have been exposed to asbestos containing materials. The register is managed by the Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency.
Asbestos Compensation Scheme operating in Tasmania