is a serious health hazard commonly found in our environment today. This module is
designed to provide an overview of asbestos and its associated hazards. It is important
for employees who may work in buildings that contain asbestos to know where it is likely
to be found and how to avoid exposure.
module was prepared with information provided by the Oklahoma Department of
Labor, the ATSDR, the EPA and OSHA.
Check out OSU EHS's online Asbestos
Information Library for additional asbestos information.
What Is Asbestos?
Where is it Found?
When is it Dangerous?
How To Avoid Exposure
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Reviewed December 2007