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Asbestos v bad health: Stacey v Triplex - Lexology

Asbestos v bad health: Stacey v TriplexLexologyLtd [2017] EWHC 1945 (QB) was a claim for fatal pleural thickening, heard before Master McCloud in the High Court, in which the court determined that the pleural thickening suffered by the deceased, after his exposure to asbestos, was the cause of his ... ...Read More

Ben Leer - Asbestos.com

Asbestos.comBen LeerAsbestos.comHe works toward increasing education and awareness of all asbestos-related diseases. Part of Ben's job is to reach out and engage with patients, caregivers and family members on our online communities. Ben enjoys speaking to and meeting new members ... ...Read More

The Western News - Front Page Slider, Libby Asbestos Response ... - The Western News

The Western News - Front Page Slider, Libby Asbestos Response ...The Western NewsA new emergency response plan for wildfires at or near the former W.R. Grace & Co. vermiculite mine got a.and more » ...Read More

Asbestos discovered in high-rise flat after worried tenant demanded safety inspection - Liverpool Echo

Liverpool EchoAsbestos discovered in high-rise flat after worried tenant demanded safety inspectionLiverpool EchoDirector of investment and regeneration at ForViva, who own Villages, Nigel Sedman said: “As part of an ongoing programme to improve properties, Villages carried out work to remove asbestos from a void space behind a bathroom area within one of our ... ...Read More

Asbestos charges to be dropped against man who said he was set up - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh Post-GazetteAsbestos charges to be dropped against man who said he was set upPittsburgh Post-GazetteThe biggest illegal asbestos disposal case ever brought by the Allegheny County Health Department got a sharper focus Thursday when the department agreed to drop all charges against Raymond Sida, who claims he was set up to be the “fall guy” by his ... ...Read More

Lawmakers seek clarity on asbestos cases stacked up in Baltimore ... - Baltimore Sun

Baltimore SunLawmakers seek clarity on asbestos cases stacked up in Baltimore ...Baltimore SunMaryland state lawmakers, concerned about a years-long backlog of asbestos cases lingering in Baltimore City courts, sought clarity Tuesday from attorneys ...Baltimore Backlog: Angelos Firm Not Pursuing Trials For Asbestos ...ForbesPlaintiff, defense attorneys vie over best way to shrink asbestos docketMaryland Daily Recordall 4 news articles » ...Read More

Asbestos removal business pays up, settles clean air violation ... - Turn to 10

Turn to 10Asbestos removal business pays up, settles clean air violation ...Turn to 10Advanced Construction Technology Corp. of East Providence will pay a hefty fine to settle claims that it failed to remove asbestos-containing material from a site ...4 companies settle asbestos removal claims involving demolition at ...SouthCoastToday.comall 2 news articles » ...Read More

What is asbestos? - Hodge Jones & Allen LLP

Hodge Jones & Allen LLPWhat is asbestos?Hodge Jones & Allen LLPMany people have been exposed to asbestos fibres through their own work, the work of colleagues near to them, washing a family member's contaminated clothing or living near to an asbestos factory. The exposure is likely to have taken place many decades ...and more » ...Read More

BC homeowners warned about the dangers of asbestos - KamloopsBCNow

KamloopsBCNowBC homeowners warned about the dangers of asbestosKamloopsBCNowWorkSafeBC is once again urging owners of pre-1990s homes to talk to their contractor about asbestos before starting home renovations or a demolition. “Asbestos is safe if left alone, but if disturbed it can cause serious health problems and even death ... ...Read More

Use of Off-Road Vehicles Tied to Asbestos Exposure - Asbestos.com

Asbestos.comUse of Off-Road Vehicles Tied to Asbestos ExposureAsbestos.comPublic health scientists are raising concerns that people using off-road vehicles (ORVs) across the country may be exposing themselves to naturally occurring asbestos fibers, according to a recent study. ORVs, which include all-terrain vehicles, ... ...Read More