It's time to take dust safety seriously. Poor work practices and inadequate equipment means thousands of Aussie tradies are being exposed to hazardous dust every day. Over time, this can lead to life-threatening illnesses such as Silicosis and lung cancer.
We've compiled a range of resources to help increase awareness about the importance of dust safety and empower you to lead by example. Take action today!
Take dust safety seriously - Understand the health & financial risks
TESTED & SAFE - The Festool System & Silica Dust
Disclaimer: This information is not endorsed by any Work Health and Safety governing body and shouldn't be interpreted as any form of legal or health advice. All regulatory and compliance enquiries must go to the relevant Worksafe organisation responsible for each region of Australia. All health-based enquiries should be discussed with and handled by a Medical Professional. Information provided in this article is accurate as of August 2019.
EVA Respirable Crystalline Silica and Total Respirable Dust Exposures Report (1.72mb) ESP Airborne Occupational Exposure Report (1.63mb)