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A Stubborn Manufacturer Exposes The Asbestos Blame Game - Forbes

ForbesA Stubborn Manufacturer Exposes The Asbestos Blame GameForbesArguing for a manufacturer of asbestos gaskets named Garlock Sealing Technologies, Cassada explained how lawyers had tailored the testimony of their clients to minimize their exposure to more dangerous products, thus making Garlock seem more liable ...Philly asbestos lawyer: Pre-trial focus only on solvent companiesLegal News Lineall 2 news articles » ...Read More

Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) Praises Senate for Passing ... - Business Wire (press release)

Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) Praises Senate for Passing ...Business Wire (press release)WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO), which combines education, advocacy, and community to prevent exposure and ensure justice for asbestos victims, today praised the Senate for the passage of a ...and more » ...Read More

City of Farmington building is now free of asbestos - Farmington Daily Times

Athens Daily ReviewCity of Farmington building is now free of asbestosFarmington Daily TimesFARMINGTON — The building across from Farmington City Hall where officials found asbestos last month has been cleaned, and staff have returned to their desks. "The building is safe," Assistant City Manager Bob Campbell said on Thursday. A day of air ...Former county tax office set to become restaurantAthens Daily Reviewall 2 news articles » ...Read More

G.N. library to remove additional asbestos from main branch - The Island Now

G.N. library to remove additional asbestos from main branchThe Island Now“When they were moving the floor they found three layers of asbestos tiling and the original flooring beneath that was also covered in asbestos,” Zitofsky said. “We knew going into this project that we were not going to know what was behind the walls ... ...Read More

Asbestos Shuts Down Columbia Pike Preschool - ARL now

ARL nowAsbestos Shuts Down Columbia Pike PreschoolARL nowTrinity Episcopal Church's School of Early Learning sent out a letter to parents on Tuesday, confirming the presence of asbestos dust in the air at the school. The church's rector, Rev. Kim Coleman, also serves as the school's headmaster and said the ... ...Read More

Fife man suing for alleged asbestos exposure at work 'might not be here' to ... - The Courier

The CourierFife man suing for alleged asbestos exposure at work 'might not be here' to ...The CourierBrian worked for the company as an engineer in the '60s at the now decommissioned Kincardine coal-fired power station and believes he was exposed to asbestos at that time. The father-of-four said: “Unfortunately, there's no cure. At the moment they don ...and more » ...Read More

Attorneys: Asbestos trust claims bill good for W.Va. - West Virginia Record

West Virginia RecordAttorneys: Asbestos trust claims bill good for W.Va.West Virginia Record“The asbestos legislation and other legal reforms enacted this year by the Legislature and signed by the governor will help attract jobs into West Virginia and make West Virginia businesses more competitive,” said Mark Behrens, a national asbestos ... ...Read More

Demolition Begins of 'Mr. Fluffy Homes' Contaminated with Asbestos - Asbestos.com

Asbestos.comDemolition Begins of 'Mr. Fluffy Homes' Contaminated with AsbestosAsbestos.comAustralian officials this month will start bulldozing a handful of homes and public buildings contaminated with deadly Mr. Fluffy asbestos insulation. The pilot demolition program is part of the Australian Capital Territory's (ACT) massive "buyback and ...'It's like a ticking time bomb, you just wonder how long you've got'NEWS.com.auall 2 news articles » ...Read More

Indirect Exposure to Asbestos Is Still Risky for Sheet Metal Workers - Asbestos.com

Asbestos.comIndirect Exposure to Asbestos Is Still Risky for Sheet Metal WorkersAsbestos.com"The most important thing to take from this study is that you didn't have to work with asbestos directly to be in danger," Dr. Laura Welch, medical director at the Center for Construction Research and Training in Silver Springs, Maryland, told Asbestos ... ...Read More

Meretz MK: Remove asbestos from demolished Tel Aviv neighborhood - Haaretz

HaaretzMeretz MK: Remove asbestos from demolished Tel Aviv neighborhoodHaaretzMK Ilan Gilon (Meretz) called on the Environmental Protection Ministry Wednesday to remove the asbestos left after the demolition of buildings in Tel Aviv's Givat Amal Bet neighborhood. Gilon's letter to ministry director general David Leffler called ... ...Read More