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Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) 2013 ADAO Conference “Meet the Speaker” Series Featuring Sean Fitzgerald

Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) 2013 ADAO Conference “Meet the Speaker” Series Featuring Sean Fitzgerald | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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WSJ: Extra Absestos Claims: Half Another Sandy

WSJ: Extra Absestos Claims: Half Another Sandy | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
A report from A.M. Best concludes the ultimate cost of such claims will eventually hit an estimated $85 billion, instead of the $74 billion that insurers are expected.
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USA NEWS: A.M. Best revises estimate for U.S. asbestos insurance losses to $85 billion | Canadian Underwriter

USA NEWS: A.M. Best revises estimate for U.S. asbestos insurance losses to $85 billion | Canadian Underwriter | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
A.M. Best Company Inc. recently released a revised estimate of $85 billion, net of reinsurance, in losses due to asbestos claims to the United States property and casualty insurance industry.
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USA NEWS: Officials warn Hurricane Sandy victims of mold, asbestos, lead paint

USA NEWS: Officials warn Hurricane Sandy victims of mold, asbestos, lead paint | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Officials at a forum discussed the health impacts the storm can have on New Jerseyans
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REUTERS: Asbestos-related cancer deaths still rising in U.S.

REUTERS: Asbestos-related cancer deaths still rising in U.S. | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Deaths from malignant mesothelioma, a cancer primarily associated with asbestos exposure, are still on the rise in the US, federal health officials from the Centers for Disease...
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TASMANIA: Asbestos rears its toxic head

TASMANIA: Asbestos rears its toxic head | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
A TASMANIAN man dying from exposure to asbestos decades ago recently lost his battle before getting a cent in compensation.
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IJOEH Editorial: Quebec and Canadian governments end the historic support of the asbestos industry by Kathleen Ruff

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Twitter #BanAsbestos for #FS Follow Sunday. Raise #asbestos awareness and recognize your followers.

Twitter #BanAsbestos for #FS Follow Sunday. Raise #asbestos awareness and recognize your followers. | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO): What do you want to ask or tell Congress in your Hurricane Sandy 6-word quote?

Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO): What do you want to ask or tell Congress in your Hurricane Sandy 6-word quote? | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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AUS NEWS: Union fears asbestos report will be hidden

AUS NEWS: Union fears asbestos report will be hidden | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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NYC Online Asbestos Health Effects Information

NYC Online Asbestos Health Effects Information | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Get information about the health effects of exposure to asbestos.
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USA NEWS: Asbestos now part of cleanup at Montevallo Elementary

USA NEWS: Asbestos now part of cleanup at Montevallo Elementary | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
The Shelby County school system now says asbestos is part of the cleanup at a closed school.
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9/11 – Terror in the Dust: Increased risk for three cancers

9/11 – Terror in the Dust: Increased risk for three cancers | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
It’s a story we’ve been reporting on for more than a decade: The health of the brave, heroic responders who breathed in the dust, debris and fumes at the World Trade Center site in the hours, days and years following the September 11, 2001...
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USA NEWS: Webster Village Hall undergoes asbestos abatement

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UK NEWS: Cancer victim, 79, had worked with asbestos

UK NEWS: Cancer victim, 79, had worked with asbestos | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
A MAN died from a cancer associated with working with asbestos, an inquest heard.
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USA NEWS: Save the Northfield Depot receives funds to clean up asbestos

USA NEWS: Save the Northfield Depot receives funds to clean up asbestos | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
(Updated at 4:55 p.m. to add comments from Rob Martin)
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New York Post OpEd: The asbestos panic

New York Post OpEd: The asbestos panic | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
In 1971, I did my very first asbestos inspection and air sampling. I had lectured to my environmental geology class about asbestos hazards and one student who had just inherited a factory asked if...
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INDIA: Asbestos factory demolished in Vaishali, 55 countries have banned asbestos

INDIA: Asbestos factory demolished in Vaishali, 55 countries have banned asbestos | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Asbestos factory demolished in Vaishali, 55 countries have banned asbestos Villagers demand health impact study, WHO, ILO have called for elimination of asbestos Bihar’s Mahuwa-Hazipur Road blocked...
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AUS NEWS: Asbestos found by childcare centres

AUS NEWS: Asbestos found by childcare centres | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
THE environment regulator has been called in after two tonnes of asbestos sheeting was found metres from two childcare centres in inner Sydney.
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Health and Safety Executive: Council and building firm fined for asbestos exposure during school refurbishment

Staffordshire County Council and a refurbishment firm have been fined for exposing a nursery class, school staff and two joiners to asbestos fibres.
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AUS NEWS: $6 million payout to state asbestos victims

AUS NEWS: $6 million payout to state asbestos victims | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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Governors Cuomo (NY), Christie (NJ), and Malloy (CT): "We need Congress’s help on Sandy relief

Governors Cuomo (NY), Christie (NJ), and Malloy (CT): "We need Congress’s help on Sandy relief | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Congress has failed to act promptly after Hurricane Sandy, in contrast to Katrina and other rescue efforts.
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