Budget Limits Old Asbestos Claims

A Wisconsin state budget reportedly contains provisions that limit older claims against merged companies. Mesothelioma Cancer News (La Crosse, Wisconsin) – A Wisconsin two-year budget reportedly contains provisions that disallow plaintiffs to bring claims against companies that merged with smaller ones prior to 1972 that previously manufactured asbestos. As noted in the report, the budget, […]

Decades of Asbestos Contamination in Montana Town

A Montana town is now working on a massive cleanup after decades of asbestos contamination. Mesothelioma Cancer News (Libby, Montana) – After a declaration by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) of a public health emergency for the town of Libby, Montana, a massive cleanup is now in the works to repair 70 years of asbestos […]

Living at the edge – Mesothelioma lung cancer

Dallas, TX: With little time left to fight their way through in the hope of extending the survival period, mesothelioma cancer patients nearly live on the edge, as once diagnosed with mesothelioma lung cancer, their time in world of living is numbered. Their survival remains at doubt leaving them with 6 months to a year […]