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blue lamingtons Asbestos

Blue Lamingtons The Blue Lamingtons initiative is to help raise money for Asbestos Awareness. Malignant mesothelioma (MM) almost uniquely caused by asbestos exposure was seldom diagnosed until the 1960’s. When compared to other frequently diagnosed cancers such as breast cancer … Read More

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Asbestos Awareness Month

Asbestos Awareness Month Today is the start of asbestos awareness month. This is a month dedicated to educate as many Australians as possible about the dangers of asbestos and how best to manage it. Asbestos can be found under floor … Read More

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Demolition

Demolition QAMS recently completed the demolition of two houses on Mill lane Nambour Queensland. These houses were found positive with asbestos and marked for demolition. Qams were invited to demolish these properties due to our professionalism and expertise in Asbestos removal. … Read More

Asbestos danger renovations

Asbestos dangers in Renovations

A recent article in the Sydney Morning herald made us aware of the Asbestos dangers in renovations. The article was on a study recently published in the Medical Journal of Australia. The article written by Amy Corderoy showed us that the doctors … Read More

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Asbestos fence removal

Asbestos Fence removal Asbestos fence removal can be a tricky job. How to tell if my fence is asbestos? It can be very difficult to tell whether your fence contains asbestos material by just looking at it. As a Guide, if your … Read More

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Soft Demolition

Soft Demolition. QAMS has included Soft Demolition as part of specialty. Soft demolition is where the demolition is done with out heavy machinery. This allows a more precise demolition and stops the dangerous break down of any Hazardous material. When demolitioning Asbestos containing … Read More

asbestos report before home sale

Asbestos report before home sales.

Asbestos report before home sales Workplace  Relations Minister Bill Shorten gave his personal backing to the  asbestos report before home sales alert strategy. He said one in every three homes built between 1945 and the mid-80s contain  asbestos, a mineral … Read More

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Telstra asbestos pits a priority

Telstra asbestos pits priority. Workplace minister wants Telstra asbestos pits removal a priority. Workplace Relations Minister Bill Shorten asked the telco to report back on its capacity to identify all Telstra asbestos pits that contain asbestos and develop a program to prioritise … Read More

telstra asbestos issues

Telstra asbestos issues

Telstra Asbestos issues. FEDERAL Employment and Workplace Relations Minister Bill Shorten says  he’s sympathetic to the setting up of a fund for workers potentially exposed to  asbestos found in pipes and pits owned by Telstra.    Mr Shorten said the government … Read More

asbestos on-the-spot fines

Asbestos on-the-spot fines

Asbestos on-the-spot fines are an Action worth looking at says Mark McCabe. ACT work safety commissioner Mark McCabe wants on-the-spot fines of up to $5,000 imposed on people caught removing asbestos illegally. Mr McCabe says there has been an increasing … Read More