Guidance Note on the Membrane Filter Method for Estimating Airborne Asbestos Fibres - Western Australia

Description

You will need to comply with this guidance note if you are the manager of a mine and intend to assess exposure to asbestos fibers at the mine following an occurrence of asbestos contamination.

This guidance note has been developed to provide laboratories and analysts with a consistent methodology for the sampling and analysis of airborne asbestos fibres in workplaces.

Service type

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.

Act(s) name

Mines Safety and Inspection Act 1994 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Mines Safety and Inspection Regulations 1995 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

Resources Safety

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