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Terminal asbestos cancer victim inhaled asbestos fibers due to washing husband’s work clothes Elizabeth Tookey from Plymouth was diagnosed with terminal asbestos cancer, mesothelioma, in February 2017. She had been suffering with breathlessness for some period of time. Mrs Tookey learned that she was most likely exposed to asbestos fibers through washing her husband’s work clothes. […]Read the full article | Published Mar 27, 2018
Fly tipping asbestos – hunt is on in Dorset after huge pile dumped The hunt is on in Dorset after the fly tipping of asbestos roofing panels at a woodland beauty spot. The fly tippers dumped half a ton of asbestos waste at Uddens Plantation. Asbestos that is damaged, such as the asbestos waste that […]Read the full article | Published Mar 27, 2018
Brexit Trade Deal with the US raises asbestos fears for UK Some MP’s have warned that a post brexit trade deal with the US could potentially spell trouble for the UK. There are fears that products containing asbestos could be shipped into the country. Unlike the UK, asbestos hasn’t been banned as of yet in […]Read the full article | Published Mar 21, 2018
Asbestos compensation awarded to family of former Dockyard worker The family of a man who formerly worked as a dockyard worker at Malta Drydocks have been awarded asbestos compensation totaling €12,000. Emanuel Caruana was constantly exposed to asbestos on a daily basis while he worked at the docks. Medical certificates attained at the time of his […]Read the full article | Published Mar 06, 2018
How much does it cost to remove asbestos? We are often asked by our clients about the cost to remove asbestos. Although we don’t actually carry out asbestos removal ourselves, we work closely with a couple of specialist asbestos removal companies. The major factor when it comes to the cost to remove asbestos is in […]Read the full article | Published Mar 05, 2018