Asbestos Facilities: Should They Be Exempt From Surprise Inspections?by@propublica

Asbestos Facilities: Should They Be Exempt From Surprise Inspections?

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Asbestos has long been known to cause deadly cancers and a chronic lung disease called asbestosis. Public health leaders are questioning whether these facilities should be allowed to be in a special program. OSHA’s Star Program exempts plants with model safety systems from random, unannounced inspections.

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