Fears for Sydney school after asbestos discovery

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Students and staff at a high school in Sydney have potentially been exposed to asbestos for years after receiving an incorrect negative result.

There are fears the health of thousands of students may have been"severely compromised" over a four-year period following the detection of asbestos at a Sydney high school.

Stream more Australian news with Flash. 25+ news channels in 1 place. New to Flash? Try 1 month free. Offer ends 31 October, 2022 "Testing was completed to ensure the areas were fully remediated and clearance certificates issued before the area was open to students and staff, in strict accordance with SafeWork NSW protocols."

"I was made aware last month of allegations regarding mismanagement of asbestos in 2016 at Castle Hill High School," she said. He said complaints to the department remain unanswered and that teachers and students believe their health may have been severely compromised.

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Should be gov rebate to have it taken out of old homes..auspol

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