Are children and young people at risk of asbestos detected in parks, schools and playgrounds?

29 February 2024

Guardian Australia spoke to PHAA WA Branch Vice-President, Dr Matthew Govorko, about the risks to children amid the asbestos in mulch incidents in NSW and QLD.

“The risk is directly proportional to the dose, and the dose in this instance is extremely low, therefore, so is the risk,” Dr Govorko told the Guardian.