ADRI named WHO Collaborating Centre in World First

 Below is a Media Release from Asbestos Diseases Research Institute via Medianet and a link to ...

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Asbestos, do not disturb it, drill it, cut it or break it.

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If you are unsure if something contains asbestos, do not disturb it, drill it, cut it or break it. H...

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Exposure to airborne asbestos may cause cancer and deadly mesothelioma.

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 Exposure to airborne asbestos fibres may cause life-threatening illnesses like cancer and dead...

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Before you rip up the old lino floor:

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 Before you start any work around the house, check if your home was built before the 1990s. If ...

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National Seniors Australia Modbury branch – Asbestos Awareness

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This month our volunteers gave a presentation to National Seniors at Modbury on the prevalence and d...

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Copper Coast Lunch

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 We realise that it can be difficult for AVA members living outside Adelaide to travel in for m...

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A tribute to Terry Miller from poet Lee West

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TERRYWe mourn the loss of Terry MillerWhose hand was always on the tillerHe guided so many through t...

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Van Soest v BHP Billiton Limited

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 TOO LATE: Marcella van Soest with a photo of her husband Willem being treated in hospital for ...

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Lung Cancer caused by Asbestos Exposure

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FROM AVA's LEGAL ADVISOR ANNIE HOFFMAN  Lung cancer is a condition that can be caused not only ...

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South Australian man wins exemplary damages from ETSA

South Australian man wins exemplary damages from ETSA South Australian man wins exemplary damages from ETSA

 A South Australian man has won exemplary damages from ETSA after being exposed to asbestos in ...

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