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Date PostedAugust 16, 2015

Asbestos Discovery on Sydney Building Site


A prohibition notice has been issued after asbestos was discovered on a construction site in Sydney.

Tests discovered that fibrous building panels on the site contained asbestos.

The panels were imported from China containing chrysotile asbestos.

The panels had already been cut on site, the builder had to get a licensed asbestos removalist to remediate the site and remove the remaining asbestos panels.

This incident further highlights the danger of substandard, imported building materials being used across Australia. Find out more here.

Steven Asnicar is regarded as a leader across many fields of industry. In particular, his specialisation across the health, infrastructure, construction, resource and utility sectors has seen him successfully change the dynamics of these industries through the introduction of new strategic, marketing, training and technical frameworks. Steven works closely with industry peak bodies such as Safework Australia, Australian Logistics Council, National Advisory for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment (NATESE) and the Council of Australian Governments in the development of new delivery standards and industry specific programs.

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