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Work safely with asbestos in switchboards during flood clean up

If you're working on switchboard panels and meter boards during flood clean-up, remember they may contain asbestos if they were constructed or imported before 2004.

Before you work on them you need to:

  • be aware of the risks
  • complete a risk assessment
  • know how to use safe work procedures.

Find out more at asbestos.qld.gov.au and WorkSafe.qld.gov.au.