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Installation of asbestos ridden parts in IDF tanks continues - Ynetnews

YnetnewsInstallation of asbestos ridden parts in IDF tanks continuesYnetnewsDespite the danger of being exposed to carcinogens, the former Minister of Defense Moshe Ya'alon permitted the IDF to continue to install new parts made of asbestos in tanks and armored personnel carriers (APC). Ya'alon insisted on their installation ... ...Read More

Asbestos claims over Greater Lowell Tech job; inspection found no risk - Lowell Sun

Asbestos claims over Greater Lowell Tech job; inspection found no riskLowell SunConstruction debris during work at Greater Lowell Technical High School. The photo is part of a 208-page document sent anonymously to The Sun. Throughout the project, some school staff took issue with the asbestos-containment procedure. Agencies that ... ...Read More

Asbestos-ridden house in Sydney's Little Bay sells at auction for $1.9 MILLION - Daily Mail

Daily MailAsbestos-ridden house in Sydney's Little Bay sells at auction for $1.9 MILLIONDaily MailThe weatherboard cottage on Dwyer Avenue in Little Bay, 14 kilometres south-east of Sydney, attracted 18 registered buyers and sparked a fierce bidding war. 'The first bid kicked off at $1.6million,' Joe Recep from NG Farah Real Estate, told Daily Mail ...Asbestos-ridden house sells for big priceThe Advertiserall 2 news articles » ...Read More

Dangerous reality that TV doesn't reveal - The Advertiser

The AdvertiserDangerous reality that TV doesn't revealThe AdvertiserROOKIE do-it-yourself renovators inspired by reality television shows are unknowingly putting themselves at risk of deadly asbestos-related diseases, the nation's peak asbestos safety authority has warned. Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency chief ...and more » ...Read More

State Supreme Court rules for worker who was exposed to asbestos - SFGate

Legal Reader (blog)State Supreme Court rules for worker who was exposed to asbestosSFGateThe California Supreme Court reinstated a multimillion-dollar jury verdict Monday for the family of a worker who inhaled asbestos dust on the job and later died of lung cancer. The ruling provided some legal protection — though not in this case — to ...Asbestos Verdict Reinstated in CaliforniaCourthouse News ServiceState Supreme Court Rules for Worker Exposed to AsbestosLegal Reader (blog)Calif. Supreme Court ...Read More

Youths 'decontaminated' after entering asbestos-blighted building in Runcorn - Liverpool Echo

Liverpool EchoYouths 'decontaminated' after entering asbestos-blighted building in RuncornLiverpool EchoWhen the Weekly News visited the scene, fire crews in breathing equipment were preparing to enter the asbestos-contaminated building to conduct a search. Cheshire Fire And Rescue Service said five fire engines were called to the scene. Paramedics with ...and more » ...Read More

INQUEST: Retired builder's statement before his death from cancer caused by asbestos exposure - Somerset County Gazette

Somerset County GazetteINQUEST: Retired builder's statement before his death from cancer caused by asbestos exposureSomerset County GazetteNorman Lea, of Broadlands Way, Taunton, died aged 79 from malignant mesothelioma, a cancer caused by exposure to asbestos, at St Margaret's Hospice on April 2 this year. An inquest in Taunton on Thursday (May 26) heard that Mr Lea contacted a ...and more » ...Read More

Local Group Urges Against Any Asbestos At Centennial Park - BlackburnNews.com

BlackburnNews.comLocal Group Urges Against Any Asbestos At Centennial ParkBlackburnNews.comA Victims of Chemical Valley representative is urging Sarnia council to consider other options for contaminated soil being “entombed” at Centennial Park. Sandra Kinart has health and safety concerns with a hill of material, containing asbestos, in the ...and more » ...Read More

Yarloop fire: clean-up uncovers asbestos and lead underground - ABC Online

ABC OnlineYarloop fire: clean-up uncovers asbestos and lead undergroundABC Online"Potentially some of that material may have been introduced with unclean fuel that has been contaminated with asbestos from other demolition sites," he said. Despite the discovery Mr Hay said he was confident the timeframe for the cleanup would not be ...and more » ...Read More

EPA Refines Parameters of Asbestos Mine Cleanup Area - Flathead Beacon

Flathead BeaconEPA Refines Parameters of Asbestos Mine Cleanup AreaFlathead BeaconThe Environmental Protection Agency has expanded the parameters of the cleanup area around the former asbestos mine near Libby that was the epicenter of one of the biggest Superfund projects in American history. Project Manager Christina Progress said ... ...Read More