On a day-to-day basis, the risk of coming into contact with asbestos may not even register on a person's radar. Realistically speaking, many people will never have to worry about asbestos or the devastating consequences of toxic exposure. However, there are plenty of people who do worry about asbestos because of where they live or work.
Whether you think about the risks or not, you should understand the fact that asbestos continues to be found in products and places people use or come into contact with on a regular basis. Knowing where you may come into contact with these products may be an effective way to keep yourself safe.