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New Zealand Occupational Hygiene Society and The Chartered Society for Worker Health Protection



Cancer Causing Dust beneath Auckland stirred by construction

17 July 2020| Construction in the city centre could be releasing a cancerous dust from Auckland’s volcanic bedrock, according to an article in the New Zealand Medical Journal….

ABC Radio Perth Drive Time Interview

18th Nov 2019 | 2019 AIOH President, Dr Julia Norris, discusses the Breathe Freely Australia initiative for the Asbestos Awareness Week Listen Now

Mother of first Silicosis victim speaks

16th Aug 2019 | ABC News: Mother of first Silicosis Victim Speaks.

Read the full interview here.

ABC Radio | Breathe Freely Advocate

14th June 2019 | ABC Radio: Kate Cole, Breathe Freely Asutralia advoate and AIOH Member discussed silicosis and how it is not the new asbestos on Ockham’s Razor podcast.

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Youngest Stonemason Diagnosed with Silicosis

30th May 2019  | ABC News: Silicosis diagnosed in 22 year-old stonemason, making him the youngest to be diagnosed. Read the full article here.

First Recorded Death of Silicosis in QLD

13th March 2019  | ABC News: First recorded death of silicosis in Queensland.

Watch the news report here. 

ABC 7.30 Report: Silicosis Outbreak

22nd November 2018  | Suppliers of stone benchtops facing questions over response to silicosis outbreak

Watch the news report here. 

ABC News: Silicosis Crisis

10th October 2018  | ABC News report on the silicosis crisis that is happening in Australia

Watch the news report here.