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New South Wales Australia Asbestos disease compensation claim processing times have more than ‘halved’

According to the Sydney Morning Herald, New South Wales Australia Asbestos disease compensation claim processing times have more than ‘halved’. The NSW government has reported the average processing time for people with insurance claims for dust diseases has fallen from … Continue reading

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Asbestos requires careful demolition of old Sylva, North Carolina auto shop

According to ABC News Channel 13 in Western Carolina, what used to be an old automotive shop in Sylva is now a vacant lot. The building that used to stand along West Main Street housed the empty P&M Automotive business. … Continue reading

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Asbestos Dangers Still Lurking

According to usnews.com, health experts say asbestos continues to make us sick, despite the fact that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency began banning asbestos in the 1970s. Asbestos is still found in older buildings and allowed in newly produced materials … Continue reading

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Asbestos Found in Harvard Dorm Room

According to thecrimson.com, asbestos found in Harvard building materials recently forced at least one undergraduate to temporarily relocate out of his room in Winthrop House, although administrators say current levels of the asbestos material post no health problems to students. … Continue reading

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Asbestos found at a School Building Site

According to wusa9.com, concern is growing after asbestos was discovered at the future site of a Montgomer County Middle School in Bethseda, Md. Residents in the surrounding neighborhoods are becoming increasing concerned as crews in hazmat suits started removing the … Continue reading

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Homes in Michigan May Have Asbestos Floors

Many older homes may contain asbestos-containing flooring, according to a recent Detroit News article. According to the article, “asbestos is a known carcinogen and should be handled by trained professionals. There are many items in older homes that contain asbestos, … Continue reading

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Last Asbestos to be Abated at Mt. Pleasant Schools

According to an article in Michigan’s Morning Sun Newspaper last week, the last asbestos should be out of Mt. Pleasant Public School buildings by the end of the summer, according to school officials. The asbestos removal is part of the … Continue reading

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