ASBESTOS victims and their supporters were unimpressed yesterday after a long-delayed report into the presence of the lethal material in schools was finally published.Hundreds of teachers and other education staff have died of asbestos related diseases since 2003, the Department...
Saturday 14th Mar 2015
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Wednesday 11th Feb 2015
posted by Luke James in Britain
Supreme Court judges quashed a Welsh Assembly Bill yesterday that would have forced firms to pay the care costs of workers suffering from asbestos-related illnesses.
Labour AM Mick Antoniw, who proposed the new law, said he was “absolutely gutted” by the judgement.
Tuesday 10th Feb 2015
Thursday 9th Oct 2014
Friday 3rd Oct 2014
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
TUC congress meeting to expose details of 'shocking deal' to end mesothelioma sufferers' legal costs exemption
Saturday 6th Sep 2014
posted by Paddy McGuffin in Britain
Commons justice committee slams decision to impose fees on claimants 'maladroit and unsatisfactory' as campaigns accuse government of love-in with insurers
Saturday 2nd Aug 2014
Labour promises action on Shrewsbury 24, blacklisting, false self-employment and compensation for asbestos-related diseases
Tuesday 22nd Jul 2014
On mesothelioma action day campaigners demand research into asbestos cancers set to claim 60,000 lives in next three decades
Friday 4th Jul 2014
Wednesday 14th May 2014
posted by Will Stone in Britain