Health Problems Associated with Asbestos

August 30, 2007 - Left undisturbed in nature, asbestos is usually not harmful. However, when it is cut, moved or broken apart, and the asbestos particles become airborne and are inhaled, health problems are... Read More

Prevention of Mesothelioma

August 30, 2007 - The best way to protect a human being from mesothelioma is to make sure there is absolutely no exposure to asbestos materials at any time in their life. Read More

Experimental Mesothelioma Treatment Tested

August 30, 2007 - New York's Columbia Presbyterian Hospital is hosting a mesothelioma clinical trial to determine if oxaliplatin plus gemcitabine, an experimental mesothelioma treatment, constitutes a viable... Read More

Mesothelioma Cases are On The Rise

August 30, 2007 - Malignant mesothelioma is an extremely uncommon form of cancer, and the cancer has been almost exclusively determined to be related to the inhalation of asbestos particles. Read More

Asbestos Worker’s Family Members Eligible to File Claims

August 29, 2007 - According to Bergman and Frockt, a landmark decision of the Washington State Courts of Appeals brings a sigh of relief to the families of asbestos workers of Washington. Read More

Texas Couple Files Asbestos Lawsuit in Kanawha County

August 24, 2007 - A Texas couple has filed an asbestos lawsuit against 39 companies, including four that have done or continue to do business in Kanawha County. Read More

Paul Hits Road to Help the Asbestos Victims

August 23, 2007 - A halifax lawyer is cycling 2,000 miles to raise money for a lethal cancer affecting many of his clients. Read More

Travelers Settles Asbestos Lawsuits for $365 Million

August 23, 2007 - The Travelers Companies, Inc. has settled all current and future asbestos-related coverage claims relating to ACandS, Inc. Read More

Did Asbestos Kill Maureen

August 22, 2007 - The 65-year-old lost her fight for life in February 2005, within months of being diagnosed with mesothelioma. And now her family are fighting to find out how the much-loved gran-of-two,... Read More

Hardie Campaigner Banton’s Chances ‘Virtually Zero’

August 21, 2007 - Bernie Banton, who fought for and won compensation for fellow asbestos victims against building materials giant James Hardie, is gravely ill in hospital. Read More

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