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Relive 12-12-12 Concert for Sandy Relief's Top 5 Moments

Relive 12-12-12 Concert for Sandy Relief's Top 5 Moments | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
The benefit concert brought out a bevy of stars and some unexpected pairings
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Health and Safety Executive for Northern Ireland (HSENI) reports 300 asbestos deaths in five years

Health and Safety Executive for Northern Ireland (HSENI) reports 300 asbestos deaths in five years | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
More than 300 deaths in Northern Ireland have occurred in the last five years due to past exposures to asbestos.
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Busting the Trust Fraud: Ohio cleans up the tort bar's asbestos bankruptcy scam

Busting the Trust Fraud: Ohio cleans up the tort bar's asbestos bankruptcy scam | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
The Wall Street Journal reports Ohio cleans up the tort bar's asbestos bankruptcy scam.
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Health, Safety, and the Environment (HSE) VIDEO: Mesothelioma: This isn't just an old man's story

A mesothelioma victim and his son tell their story about how it has affected their lives. HSC Chair Judith Hackitt gives details of the HSE campaign to highl...
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USA NEWS: Plans for exhibit on asbestos industry’s impact in Ambler

Back in the 1880s, Ambler was a company town, and asbestos was the company's product. It was a good place to raise a family. Work was plentiful, and asbestos manufacturer Keasbey & Mattison...
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USA NEWS: Cyndi Lauper reveals uncle died in Hurricane Sandy who lived in Rockaway, NY

USA NEWS: Cyndi Lauper reveals uncle died in Hurricane Sandy who lived in Rockaway, NY | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
The pop singer lost her Uncle George during the hurricane
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ADAO: Hurricane Sandy 6 Word Quote for Congress: "Train & hire unemployed to cleanup." ~ Marilyn

ADAO: Hurricane Sandy 6 Word Quote for Congress: "Train & hire unemployed to cleanup." ~ Marilyn | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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USA NEWS: Home destroyed, school flooded, but student never misses a day

USA NEWS: Home destroyed, school flooded, but student never misses a day | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
This is the first in a two-part series about recovery from Superstorm Sandy. Today's story follows one student as his family struggles to keep kids in class while trying to rebuild.
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UK NEWS: Up to 75 Deaths Asbestos Deaths Per Year - Northern Ireland News

UK NEWS: Up to 75 Deaths Asbestos Deaths Per Year - Northern Ireland News | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it

Up to 75 deaths per year in Northern Ireland have asbestosis and/or mesothelioma as the primary or secondary cause of death, according to the General Register Office. There are a further 40 lung canc..

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USA NEWS: State Senator Michael Skindell speaks out against asbestos bill

USA NEWS: State Senator Michael Skindell speaks out against asbestos bill | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
State Sen. Michael Skindell of Lakewood today voted against legislation that he said will make it more difficult for Ohio workers with asbestos-related diseases to successfully sue for compensation.
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NEWS from India: Govt wants Indian Institute of Public Health to map all health centres - The Times of India

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American Journal of Industrial Medicine: "Trades of dangers: A study of asbestos industry"

American Journal of Industrial Medicine: "Trades of dangers: A study of asbestos industry" | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
PubMed comprises more than 22 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.
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USA NEWS: Mortgage Companies Publicly Express Concern For Hurricane Sandy Victims, Privately Dismiss Pleas

USA NEWS: Mortgage Companies Publicly Express Concern For Hurricane Sandy Victims, Privately Dismiss Pleas | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
In the days after Hurricane Sandy devastated coastal New York and New Jersey, the nation's mortgage companies were quick to offer sympathy to those whose homes -- and lives -- were wrecked.
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Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization eBay Auction: The Winner of the “Steve McQueen: The Last Mile…Revisited” Book Is …

Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization eBay Auction: The Winner of the “Steve McQueen: The Last Mile…Revisited” Book Is … | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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Health and Safety Executive: Firm's failures led to workers' exposure to asbestos at Aberystwyth flats

Significant safety failures by a plumbing company may have led to two workers being exposed to dangerous asbestos fibres during a major refurbishment project on flats in Aberystwyth.
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Wall Street Journal Misleads the Public on Asbestos Trusts. . . And Is Just Plain Wrong

Wall Street Journal Misleads the Public on Asbestos Trusts. . .  And Is Just Plain Wrong | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
The Wall Street Journal purports to be a sophisticated respectable newspaper One would expect then that its editorial board would exercise some independent judgment backed by facts and
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VIDEO": My way home: The struggle to rebuild after Sandy's devastation

New York's Rockaways area was one of the hardest hit by Hurricane Sandy. Cynthia Ramnarace, a freelance journalist, mother of two and a Rockaway Beach homeow...
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GRAPHIC Hurricane Sandy: The Untold Collateral Damage

GRAPHIC Hurricane Sandy: The Untold Collateral Damage | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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USA NEWS: On Jersey Shore, Development Trumps Decades Of Warnings Before Sandy

USA NEWS: On Jersey Shore, Development Trumps Decades Of Warnings Before Sandy | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
SEA BRIGHT, N.J. -- Along the two-lane highway that threads this narrow spit of sand on the Jersey Shore, the Driftwood Cabana Club stands out as a monument to Hurricane Sandy's destruction. Storm-driven waves ripped one building in half.
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ADAO: Hurricane Sandy 6 Word Quote for Congress: “Victims of Sandy "need help" now! ~ Debra

ADAO: Hurricane Sandy 6 Word Quote for Congress: “Victims of Sandy "need help" now!  ~ Debra | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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ADAO CALLS on our government to FUND Hurricane Sandy toxic debris removal to HELP victims

ADAO CALLS on our government to FUND Hurricane Sandy toxic debris removal to HELP victims | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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NY Court Upholds Union Carbide's Asbestos Coverage Ruling - Law360

NY Court Upholds Union Carbide's Asbestos Coverage Ruling - Law360 | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
A New York appeals court on Thursday quashed an excess carrier's argument that it shouldn't cover asbestos injury lawsuits against Union Carbide Corp. because the chemical manufacturer expected the injuries.
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Sandy Cleanup Workers: Could Illness, Litigation Lie Ahead?

Sandy Cleanup Workers: Could Illness, Litigation Lie Ahead? | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Greg Floyd recalled the burgeoning hazards when he first toured Sandy-damaged New York City public housing a couple days after the hurricane hit.
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USA NEWS: Hurricane Sandy: Mold, asbestos cleanup underway in storm-damaged school

USA NEWS: Hurricane Sandy: Mold, asbestos cleanup underway in storm-damaged school | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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VIDEO 2012 Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization Asbestos Awareness Conference: Steve McQueen "King Of Cool" Tribute Dinner

Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) ADAO's 8th Annual International Asbestos Awareness Conference, Asbestos: "An International Public Health Cris...
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