News & Views
27th June 2018
Asbestos and Air Conditioning Ductwork Safety Alert
SafeWork SA have distributed a Safety Alert on Asbestos and Air Conditioning Ductwork.
Asbestos-containing millboard was once widely used in the construction industry due to its flame-resistant properties, and commonly used to line compartments containing heat or spark-producing electrical equipment. In particular, asbestos-containing millboard surrounded reheating banks or coils throughout the ductwork of air conditioning units.