Almost 370 delegates attended the inaugural Asbestos Safety & Management Conference in the Blue Mountains on 19-20 May.

The event, co-hosted by Blue Mountains City Council and the federal Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency (ASEA), attracted participants from councils across Australia, as well as State and Federal government agencies and the safety industry. International delegates from Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and Indonesia also attended.

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View the program 

Read the Media Release: Inaugural Asbestos Safety & Management Conference: Working together to tackle Australia’s asbestos legacy

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Blue Mountains City Council's Program Leader of the Hazardous Materials Team - Jason Adams - provides an overview of the development of BMCC's asbestos management framework at the Asbestos Safety & Management Conference.

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