How to Manage and Control Asbestos in the Workplace Code of Practice - South Australia


You may need to comply with this code if you conduct a business that involves the handling and controlling of asbestos or have a duty to manage the risks of handling and controlling asbestos.

This code provides practical guidance on how to manage risks associated with asbestos, asbestos containing material (ACM) and asbestos-contaminated dust or debris (ACD) in the workplace. Following the code will minimise the incidence of asbestos-related diseases such as mesothelioma, asbestosis and lung cancer.

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Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

SafeWork SA

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