Flood recovery: Asbestos in flood damaged homes and buildings (PDF version)

WorkSafe is providing information to home owners and renters about the dangers of asbestos-containing materials when cleaning up after a flood.


What it contains

Steps home owners and renters can take to reduce the risk of exposure to asbestos when cleaning up after a flood, including:

  • identifying asbestos 
  • removing asbestos
  • cleaning asbestos