Navy defies asbestos safety laws

By Ben Doherty
Updated April 12 2018 - 3:12pm, first published January 7 2009 - 12:00am

AUSTRALIAN sailors are being exposed to deadly asbestos fibres because the navy continues to use contaminated parts, years after they were outlawed.

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