Honeywell demolished Cleveland Bendix Brake plant for asbestos contamination

Cleveland, Ohio (Mesothelioma) — Honeywell International demolished a former Bendix Brake plant in Cleveland, Ohio at the end of January, as it has been shown that the brake pad manufacturing plant has a large amount of asbestos present at the site. The existing Bendix Brake buildings will be completely demolished by the end of spring, […]

Asbestos Case Set to Continue

A judge has ruled that a case regarding a Clean Air Act violation will not be dismissed. Springfield, Massachusetts – A case against Holyoke Soldiers’ Home Superintendent Paul A. Morin for a reported violation of the Clean Air Act is set to proceed. As reported by The Republican, a motion by Morin to dismiss criminal […]

Hearing Scheduled in Smithsonian Asbestos Case

New developments are reported in the investigation of asbestos contamination during renovations of a national museum. Chicago, IL — – A union has labeled the Smithsonian’s actions in handling reported asbestos contamination inexcusable. As reported by the Washington Post, contractors for the Smithsonian have been accused of failing to use the precautions prescribed by […]

Employees to be Paid Pending Asbestos Investigation

Workers at a cement company will be paid after the plant’s closing through next week. —  Workers at the Ash Grove Cement Company will reportedly continue to be paid through next week, following the plant’s closing due to an asbestos contamination investigation. As reported by Billings Gazette News Services, employees were told that they […]