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Mr Fluffy: First demolition schedule released by ACT Asbestos Taskforce - ABC Online

ABC OnlineMr Fluffy: First demolition schedule released by ACT Asbestos TaskforceABC OnlineThe first schedule of 38 Mr Fluffy loose-fill asbestos contaminated homes to be demolished has been released following the completion of work on five pilot houses. The Asbestos Response Taskforce schedule lists the houses to be demolished over the next ...Canberra's first Mr Fluffy homes demolition schedule releasedThe Canberra Timesall 2 news articles » ...Read More

Stonehenge contaminated with deadly asbestos after contractors accidentally ... - Mirror.co.uk

Mirror.co.ukStonehenge contaminated with deadly asbestos after contractors accidentally ...Mirror.co.ukDeadly asbestos was accidentally dumped at Stonehenge, sparking a major clean up operation by embarrassed officials. Contaminated topsoil was used to grass over part of a road next to the ancient monument, which attracts 1.3 million visitors a year. ...Read More

Hundreds of Metro Cars Contain Asbestos, Documents Show - NBC4 Washington

NBC4 WashingtonHundreds of Metro Cars Contain Asbestos, Documents ShowNBC4 WashingtonMetro says a small amount of asbestos has been found in hundreds of 1000 series rail cars. The transit agency says the asbestos is sealed outside passenger cabins. Transportation reporter Adam Tuss has the story. (Published Tuesday, July 28, 2015).Metro says older rail cars contain asbestos, but they're no threat to passengersWashington Post (blog)[UPDATE] Metro's Latest Woe: Asbestos (Yes, Really)DCist.comAsb ...Read More

Asbestos-containing material found in one Denver VA Medical Center campus building - The Denver Channel

The Denver ChannelAsbestos-containing material found in one Denver VA Medical Center campus buildingThe Denver ChannelOn July 11, crews with the Occupational Safety and Health Program (OSH) discovered a potential asbestos-containing material, but follow-up testing by an industrial hygienist confirmed the building's stair well and the overhead spaces on the first floor ...Inspection finds asbestos material at Denver VA medical complexThe Denver Postall 2 news articles » ...Read More

Shocking Allegations of Asbestos Dumping at Kilgore College - Asbestos.com

Asbestos.comShocking Allegations of Asbestos Dumping at Kilgore CollegeAsbestos.comThe cuts happened four months after they submitted signed affidavits to two state agencies describing how the school was illegally dumping asbestos and other hazardous waste on campus for decades, the Longview News-Journal reports. However, Kilgore ... ...Read More

Shaw Building asbestos issue way overblown - Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Shaw Building asbestos issue way overblownLockport Union-Sun & JournalRecap: In late May, county employee Bill Rutland, president of AFSCME Local 182, complained to county administration — and alerted several other government agencies to his suspicion — that some of his co-workers were exposed to asbestos / asbestos ... ...Read More

Metro says older rail cars contain asbestos but aren't threat to riders - Washington Post

Metro says older rail cars contain asbestos but aren't threat to ridersWashington PostFrustrated by safety problems that have persisted for years, U.S. senators from Maryland and Virginia are pushing to shake up the leadership of the Metrorail system and set new standards for emergency procedures. Sens. Barbara A. Mikulski (D-Md.), ...and more » ...Read More

Appeals court rejects $1.4M verdict in McLean Co. asbestos case - WJBC News

WJBC NewsAppeals court rejects $1.4M verdict in McLean Co. asbestos caseWJBC NewsSPRINGFIELD – An Illinois appeals court has thrown out a $1.4 million verdict in a McLean County asbestos case and called for a new trial. A McLean County jury in January 2014 ordered Illinois Central Railroad Company to pay the verdict for James Smith ... ...Read More

Take lead on asbestos in schools, Welsh government told - BBC News

BBC NewsTake lead on asbestos in schools, Welsh government toldBBC NewsCampaigners are calling on the Welsh government to take more of a lead in addressing asbestos in schools. Asbestos was widely used in the building industry in the 1960s and 70s but was banned in the UK in the 1990s. Lawyer Cenric Clement-Evans told ...and more » ...Read More

Asbestos halts work on Indiana University building - Indianapolis Star

Indianapolis StarAsbestos halts work on Indiana University buildingIndianapolis StarIndiana University has temporarily halted renovation work on Franklin Hall after asbestos was discovered two weeks ago by construction crews. University spokesman Mark Land says workers removing windows from the nearly 100-year-old building found ...Asbestos halts work at IU's Franklin HallThe Herald-Times (subscription)Asbestos Found During Renovations Of IU Franklin HallWBIW.comall 32 news articles &raq ...Read More