Latest Asbestos and the law Stories
Law Firm Partners with Local Physicians to Provide Diagnostic Resources Houston, Texas (PRWEB) February 07, 2015 Shrader and Associates, L.L.P., a firm
This week, The Mesothelioma Victims Center shares the current list of EPA bans on the use of asbestos to show how far safety regulations have come, and juxtapose that against the nearly nonexistent
Chairman John Simmons and Shareholders Perry Browder, Derek Brandt, Randy Cohn among 5 percent of Illinois attorneys to receive top recognition ALTON, Ill., Jan.
The Mesothelioma Victims Center is sharing a list of current nuclear power plants operating in the United States and urges anyone diagnosed with mesothelioma who worked at one of these facilities to
The Mesothelioma Victims Center is commenting on how seriously the EPA now takes exposure to asbestos as evidenced by a recent press release, and juxtaposes it against regulations surrounding
Mesothelioma education website cites statistics on thousands of older water pipes in the U.S.
The Mesothelioma Compensation Center is calling attention to a recent EPA memo related to hazardous levels of asbestos in the Pacific Northwest and wants to remind people in the public and private
The Mesothelioma Compensation Center is calling attention to a recent ABC news article from Australia about the rise of mesothelioma in those living in the vicinity of a former asbestos factory
The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "About one in every ten diagnosed victims of mesothelioma we talk to are uncertain about how their exposure to asbestos occurred, which is why we are
Asbestos (Greek a-, "not"; sbestos, "extinguishable") is a group of fibrous metamorphic minerals. The name is derived for its historical use in lamp wicks; the resistance of asbestos to fire has long been exploited for a variety of purposes. It was used in fabrics such as Egyptian burial cloths and Charlemagne's tablecloth, which, according to legend, he threw in a fire to clean. When asbestos is used for its resistance to fire or heat, the fibers are typically mixed with cement or woven...
- A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.