Good Practice Guidance for the Management and Control of Asbestos: Protecting Workplaces and Communities from Asbestos Exposure Risks

Occupational exposure to asbestos is estimated to lead to more than 230,000 deaths globally every year. This publication provides guidance on the duties of employers and contractors in minimizing risks from asbestos; training requirements; and the identification, containment, safe removal, and management of asbestos waste.

  • Introduction
  • Asbestos Awareness
  • Laws and Obligations
  • General Duties/Responsibilities
  • Asbestos Training
  • Asbestos Identification
  • Managing Asbestos Risk
  • Safety in the Use of Asbestos
  • Managing Incidents
  • Managing the Risks of Asbestos Removal
  • Asbestos Waste
  • Managing Asbestos Exposure During Disasters
  • Limitations
  • Useful Reading Materials
 

 
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