Monthly Archives: December 2016

Latest ATaC News Magazine available online

Don’t miss reading the latest issue of the ARCA / ATaC News magazine.

This 60 page issue covers news from the asbestos management industry, ARCA and ATaC award winners, and a new member benefit.

Do you know how some of ATaC and ARCA members and staff supported the Charity Week in October?

Read the latest issue of the journal for the asbestos management industry online

Councils pay out £10m for school asbestos claims

BBC Article

Councils in England have paid out at least £10m in compensation to people who developed illnesses because of asbestos in school buildings.

Figures obtained by BBC News show that in the past decade 32 councils have settled claims from former teachers, school staff or pupils.

The National Union of Teachers says up to 300 adults die each year because of exposure to asbestos while at school.

The full article is on the BBC website