Anonymous asked in HealthDiseases & ConditionsRespiratory Diseases · 3 years ago

I explored an abandoned building as a teenager, *I'm a young adult now*. I may have had been briefly exposed to Asbestos. Am I in danger?

3 Answers

  • 3 years ago
    Best Answer

    Don't get all worked over it. You are fine. When I was a young sailor back in the early 60s the ship I was on went through an overhaul. This included replacing some of the steam lines.These pipes were wrapped in asbestos and covered in canvas to keep anyone touched them from getting a really bad burn. I can remember walking through compartment so full of asbestos dust it was like a snow storm. I am still kicking these 50+ years later.

  • Lili
    Lv 7
    3 years ago

    Asbestos exposure is dangerous when it involves repeated exposure over a long period of time. You're in no danger.

  • 3 years ago

    Yes. Everyone is in danger.

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