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1. Asbestos - The hidden killer
    ...What is asbestos? Where is it found? What is the danger? Real life stories...
    ...Common uses of asbestos Examples of where asbestos is frequently found....
http://www.hiddenkiller.ca/

2. Safe Work Practices for Handling Asbestos ••••
  Asbestos Safe Work Practices for Handling About WorkSafeBC WorkSafeBC (the...
  ...1 866 922-4357 (WCB-HELP) toll-free. Asbestos Safe Work Practices for Handling...
https://www.worksafebc.com/en/resources/health-safety/books-guides/safe-...


3. Asbestos Hazards When Renovating Older Homes ••••
  Potential sources of asbestos in the home More information for homeowners...
  ...information on preventing exposure to asbestos when doing home renovations on...
https://www.worksafebc.com/en/resources/health-safety/books-guides/...


4. Young workers: Keeping them safe from exposure to asbestos ••••
  ...this document focuses on asbestos fibres. Airborne asbestos fibres can present...
  ...from asbestos-related exposures. What are the risks associated with asbestos...
https://www.worksafebc.com/en/resources/health-safety/books-guides/young-...


5. Asbestos be aware enforcement initiative 2016 - resource list ••••
  Asbestos Enforcement Initiative 2016 Resource list Asbestos remains the single...
  ...killer in British Columbia, but asbestos-related lung diseases are...
https://www.worksafebc.com/en/resources/health-safety/information-sheets/...


6. Toolbox Meeting Guide: Health hazards of asbestos TG 16-03 ••••
  ...Guide Health hazards of asbestos What is asbestos? Asbestos is a strong,...
  ...mineral fibre. In the past, asbestos was used for insulation against heat and...
https://www.worksafebc.com/en/resources/health-safety/toolbox-meeting-...


7. Potential Sources of Asbestos in the Home ••••
  Potential sources of asbestos in the home 1 2 4 3 6 12 16 14 15 5 7 8 23 9 13 11...
  ...backing Roof gutters can be made of asbestos cement Artificial fireplace logs...
https://www.worksafebc.com/en/resources/health-safety/information-sheets/...


8. WorkSafe Bulletin WS 2003-03 •••
  ...Bulletin Asbestos hazards in demolition, renovation, and salvage Asbestos...
  ...workplace disease — what can you do? Asbestos is extremely hazardous to...
https://www.worksafebc.com/en/resources/health-safety/hazard-alerts/...


9. Young Workers: The jobsite might be making you sick ...you just don't know ... •••
  ...to protect yourself from exposure to asbestos wearainthe gear ing t tr ge ghts...
  ...u get training You need to know if asbestos may be present at work, what the...
https://www.worksafebc.com/en/resources/health-safety/books-guides/young-...


10. Toolbox Meeting Guide: TG 16-02 Asbestos Removal •••
  ...Asbestos removal Most workers who have died from overexposure to asbestos...
  ...more than 3,000 products containing asbestos were used in house construction....
https://www.worksafebc.com/en/resources/health-safety/toolbox-meeting-...


 
 
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