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Canada's Asbestos Waste

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  Canada's new asbestos ban will not prevent companies in Quebec from sifting through the waste...
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Asbestos Ban in Canada

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Canada has joined the more than 50 countries around the world which have banned asbestos. The Prohib...
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AVA office holiday closure

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  The AVA office will be closed from 21 st December 2018 until 7 th January 2019. The phone wil...
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A tribute to Terry Miller from poet Lee West

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TERRY We mourn the loss of Terry Miller Whose hand was always on the tiller He guided so many throug...
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2018 Asbestos Memorial City of Salibury

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 The Asbestos Victims Associationannual Memorial Service to remember or reflect on the needless...
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THANK YOU!

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Thank you to everyone who helped to make AVA's annual Memorial Service such a success. Thanks in par...
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ASBESTOS VICTIMS MEMORIAL SERVICE

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The Asbestos Victims Association held its annual Memorial Service on Friday 30 November. It was atte...
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ASBESTOS VICTIMS MEMORIAL SERVICE 30 November 2018

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​ This is Terry Miller OAM. Terry worked at the James Hardie factory in Elizabeth West for many year...
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ASBESTOS: the next national plan

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The Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency (ASEA) was established in July 2013 to provide a national...
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ASBESTOS VICTIMS MEMORIAL SERVICE

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The Asbestos Victims Memorial Service will be held at 10.30 am to 11.30 am on Friday 30 November 201...
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Mesothelioma in Australia

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 Two new cases of mesothelioma are diagnosed every day in Australia, with one of the poore...
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Home Show + Outdoor Living at Adelaide Showground

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We have had a busy three days in the Jubilee Pavilion for the Home Show.There were many conversation...
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Riverland Field Days September 2018

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The Riverland Field Days are held at the Barmera Showgrounds in September every year.  It is al...
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Visit by The Hon Rob Lucas MLC

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AVA volunteers were delighted to welcome The Hon Rob Lucas MLC, State Treasurer, to the office today...
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ABC Radio Adelaide

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AVA volunteers Lesley & Maxine had a chat with Peter Goers on the evening show tonight.  Th...
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Professor Doug Henderson AO

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  Professor Doug Henderson AO 19/7/1942 – 18/9/2108 Doug Henderson had a long and distinguished...
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Cancer Voices & University of Adelaide: Survivors as Teachers

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  Survivors as Teachers is a collaboration between Cancer Voices and the University of Adelaide...
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Parliamentary Group on Asbestos Related Diseases

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  AVA joined with other Asbestos Support Groups from around Australia at the PGARD meeting held...
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A visit to SES at Kapunda

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​ The SES unit at Kapunda asked AVA to give their volunteers an asbestos awareness session.It was a ...
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AVA visits Bunnings at Victor Harbor

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​ AVA was invited to attend the Trade Pre-Opening event at the new Bunnings store in Victor Harbor. ...
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