Charity’s alert over silent killer hiding in schools and houses

Asbestos is a silent killer which lurks in old schools, houses and factories.
Joanne Gordon of DASTJoanne Gordon of DAST
Joanne Gordon of DAST

It can lie hidden in vinyl tiles, Artexed ceilings, fuse boxes and cold water tanks - but when exposed it unleashes lethal fibres which can trigger the asbestos cancer mesothelioma, lung cancer and other diseases.