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Silicosis Compensation in South Australia

Silicosis is a disease traditionally associated with tradespeople like quarry workers, tunnellers and ceramic workers, who were exposed to high levels of respirable silica dust.

Silicosis and Workplace Safety Regulations

Silicosis is a lung disease that results from inhalation of silica dust which causes breathing difficulty.

Time Limits for Asbestos Claims

It is important that people seeking compensation for asbestos related diseases in South Australia be aware that strict time limits can apply to claims and that failure to comply with these time limits can cause significant prejudice to a claimant’s right to obtain compensation.