Posts by neXtrack

Silica: A Global Health and Safety Issue

Silica dust exposure is not a health and safety issue unique to Australia.  The deadly consequences of prolonged exposure to silica became more widely known in the late eighties and the material ...

Silica Dust Linked To Autoimmune Diseases

A health study of more than 16,000 workers exposed to silica dust has found links between exposure and autoimmune diseases including scleroderma, rheumatoid arthritis and lupus. An article by Maurice ...