Archive: Asbestos Contamination
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Tens of thousands of pupils and teachers and other staff could have been exposed to asbestos in science labs, after it was revealed by the HSE that two companies have been supplying equipment containing the deadly material to UK schools, the NASUWT – The Teachers’ Union is warning today.
With the approaching centenary of the end of World War One, it is important that schools are aware of the asbestos risks around artefacts from the period.
The DfE must bring forward proposals for the phased removal of all asbestos in schools