Asbestos refers to a group of naturally forming minerals that have been widely used in building products. Read our fact sheet to find out more about what asbestos is, the harm it can have on the body, where you are likely to find it and how to reduce your risk. There are also support organisations listed for every state in Australia.
Healthy Lungs at Work
If you’re working in a dusty environment, such as on a construction site or in a factory or mine, learn how to protect your lung health at work. Fact sheet is also available in Vietnamese and Simplified Chinese.View more