Fires Pose Huge Asbestos Risks

Asbestos is generally safe as long as the material that contains it remains intact. Usually, when we talk about asbestos exposure it’s because the material has started to decay. Old asbestos cement tiles crumble, wall boards crack and insulation falls … Continued

Hidden Asbestos on BBC’s Antiques Roadshow

The BBC has been pressured into apologising after it aired an episode of Antiques Roadshow that featured a Second World War gas mask suspected of containing asbestos. Campaigners highlighted the way the mask was treated on air and objected to … Continued