Rise in Deaths Due to Asbestos Exposure

Rise in Deaths Due to Asbestos Exposure

According to the latest statistics from the HSE, there has been a 6% rise in deaths to 2,544 due to Mesothelioma, a cancer that can be caused by past exposure to asbestos, compared with the 2019 number of deaths. Asbestos Related Disease Statistics 2022 The report...
Is Asbestos Still Used Today?

Is Asbestos Still Used Today?

The importation, supply and use of asbestos has been banned in the UK since 1999. However, before it was banned, asbestos was widely used by various industries and in many products, including insulation material for residential and commercial buildings. Workers in...