If you've been diagnosed with a condition related to asbestos exposure, a lawyer familiar with the laws surrounding asbestos and compensation could be one of your most valuable allies. An asbestos law...
Knowing the facts about asbestos exposure will help you to protect yourself and your loved ones. The U.S. and many other governments have compiled fact sheets and created guidelines and laws for handl...
While tracing the history of asbestos it was found that its usage dates back to 2000 years. The name 'asbestos' was first used by the Greeks, which meant 'inextinguishable'. Though the Greeks a...
People that are in constant contact with asbestos acquire terrible diseases and many times don't even know it for the next 20 or 30 years. Only later to they realize their health is affected. When...
Malignant mesothelioma is difficult to treat for several reasons. Like all cancers, it becomes more difficult to treat after the disease progresses. And because mesothelioma doesn't show its symptoms ...
Mining and commercial use of asbestos began in the 1800s, and grew significantly during World War II. Its popularity came to an abrupt halt in the 1970s however, when the United States Consumer Pr...
Mining and commercial use of asbestos began in the 1800s, and grew significantly during World War II. Its popularity came to an abrupt halt in the 1970s however, when the United States Consumer Produc...
Because mesothelioma symptoms resemble those of common aliments, victims of the rare cancer are often misdiagnosed. As a result of such misdiagnosis, most cases of mesothelioma are not detected until ...
Chronic coughing, shortness of breath, weight loss, fatigue, abdominal pain and chest pain are all symptoms of common ailments such as bronchitis, pneumonia and the flu. These same symptoms, howev...
Although much attention has been focused on the asbestos that is prevalent in building components, auto parts and other products, asbestos that is naturally present in the environment is also dang...