Council approves plans to build on asbestos site

Mesothelioma Cancer News provides news and information on asbestos attorneys and law. U.K. (Mesothelioma Cancer News) – The Halton Borough Council recently granted approval for plans to build over 100 new homes at a site formerly used to make cement products that contained asbestos. As reported by BBC News, the council approved the plan despite […]

Mesothelioma News: Asbestos trial begins in Italy

A trial involving a class action lawsuit regarding alleged asbestos contamination has begun in Italy. Turin, Italy (Mesothelioma News) – A trial regarding alleged asbestos contamination by Eternit, a Swiss building materials firm, began this week. As reported by AFP, the trial involves a class-action lawsuit on behalf of 700 individuals who were sickened or […]