To date, more than 50 countries around the world have issued a total ban on asbestos. Now, Ukraine has been added to that lengthening list, its Ministry of Health recently confirming that the country’s ban is now in place.
Despite that fact that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the World Health Organization (WHO), the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), and many other agencies have declared that even a small amount of asbestos exposure is dangerous, … Continued
A construction worker from New Hampshire’s Eversource Schiller Power Station filed a complaint with the Occupational Health and Safety Administration in mid-June, claiming that he was exposed to both hazardous asbestos and mercury while working at the plant, which is … Continued
Employees of the Bergstrom International Airport in Austin, Texas told a reporter at a local news station that they were exposed to asbestos during 2016 office renovations and that the airport administration ignored their concerns about the potentially deadly building … Continued
Sean P. Doctor, who was drafted by the Buffalo Bills in 1989 and then spent 20 years as a city firefighter, has been charged with and has pled guilty to improper asbestos removal and disposal, facing a hefty fine and … Continued