London hazards  magazine Mesothelioma day
Jun26

London hazards magazine Mesothelioma day

  London Hazards Mesothelioma Edition June July 2017    ...

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Asbestos News Letter
Jan20

Asbestos News Letter

We are looking to recruit a part time Asbestos Support Project Benefits Advisor to work in London.see below...

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Identity of Asbestos Spy Revealed
Dec21

Identity of Asbestos Spy Revealed

Identity of asbestos spy revealed The name of the individual caught spying on asbestos campaign groups has been revealed after the High Court lifted his anonymity protection Robert (Rob) Moore had posed as a sympathetic filmmaker in an attempt to infiltrate and gather private information on campaigners in the UK and overseas.  Moore worked for K2 Intelligence Ltd, a firm founded by Jules Kroll, “a leading figure in the corporate...

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London hospital trust paid £1.3m in asbestos compensation
Dec18

London hospital trust paid £1.3m in asbestos compensation

London hospital trust paid £1.3m in asbestos compensation http://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/guys-and-st-thomas-nhs-trust-paid-13m-in-asbestos-compensation-figures-reveal-a3422391.html ...

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National Lung Cancer Audit 2016

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Investigating the death of retired teacher Sue Stephens
Dec08

Investigating the death of retired teacher Sue Stephens

Greater Devon coroner Dr Elizabeth Earland yesterday concluded that retired teacher Sue Stephens who died of mesothelioma, a cancer caused exclusively by exposure to asbestos, died from an industrial disease and that, on the balance of probability, she was exposed during her time as a teacher in schools in Buckinghamshire.  Nearly 90 per cent of schools contain asbestos and the Government believes in most cases it is best to...

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Petition on asbestos in schools
Dec02

Petition on asbestos in schools

I know that there will be a few who will criticize the compensation monies paid out, so we have to be ready to challenge them with the facts. The top one being ‘wrongful exposure to asbestos fibres because of the negligent act of the employers’. FULL STOP. Asbestos claims hit £10m over English schools – BBC News I hope you will hear coverage of asbesos in schools in the BBC. I have been working with them to...

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The London Hazards Centre AGM
Dec01

The London Hazards Centre AGM

The London Hazards Centre is holding it’s AGM on Tuesday 13th December at Unite House, 128 Theobald’s Road Holborn, WC1X 8TN. Starts at 6:00pm...

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Harminder Bains Welcomes the Government’s Announcement
Nov24

Harminder Bains Welcomes the Government’s Announcement

T Leading asbestos lawyer Harminder Bains welcomes the Government’s announcement to scrap plans to dispose of the records of companies which are no longer in existence 24 November 2016 Leading asbestos lawyer Harminder Bains has welcomed the announcement by the Government to scrap plans to dispose of the records of companies which are no longer in existence.   The Guardian reported in August this year that Companies House...

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National Lung Cancer Forum for Nurses 
Nov10

National Lung Cancer Forum for Nurses 

The NLCFN was established in 1999 to provide networking and support to nurses specialising in the care of people with lung cancer. Each year the annual conference is a great place for nurse specialists to meet colleagues and lung cancer experts. > The conference this year at Solihull entitled: New horizons: The changing landscape of lung cancer management is full of best practice and latest developments in the diagnosis and...

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London Asbestos Support and Awareness Group (LASAG)
Oct19

London Asbestos Support and Awareness Group (LASAG)

Download The PDF here: London Asbestos Awareness Group (LASAG) PDF...

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Mesothelioma Day Magazine 2016
Jul07

Mesothelioma Day Magazine 2016

Every year the London Hazards Centre commemorates Action Mesothelioma Day in the capital. It’s a chance for us to remember those who have died from Asbestos-related diseases. We host a meeting that has the twin aim of raising awareness of this entirely preventable disease, while at the same time deciding what needs to be done next to reduce the numbers diagnosed with Mesothelioma each year. The meeting always has a number of...

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Mesothelioma day 2016
Apr30

Mesothelioma day 2016

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Mesothelioma Day 2016 A date for your diary
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Mesothelioma Action Day 2015
Jul06

Mesothelioma Action Day 2015

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Mesothelioma Action Day 3 July 2015
Jun24

Mesothelioma Action Day 3 July 2015

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on 5th July – Action Mesothelioma Day – we remember
Jul03

on 5th July – Action Mesothelioma Day – we remember

London Commemoration Service for all those who have died from asbestos 12: 30 mid day, Stratford Old Town Hall, Newham Remembering   Bob Gordon and Peter Turner The Construction Safety Campaign on this days Mesothelioma Day would like to pay tribute to two founding members of the Construction Safety Campaign, these are Bob Gordon and Peter Turner both who had worked in the construction industry as Carpenter Joiners and who had...

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Early day motion 871: PLEURAL PLAQUES AND ACCESS TO COMPENSATION

Date tabled: 19.12.2012: proposed by Paul Burstow, Sutton & Cheam  That this House considers that pleural plaques caused by negligent exposure to asbestos constitute actual harm; calls on the Government to reassess its stance on access to compensation for people suffering pleural plaques caused by exposure to asbestos and allow sufferers to sue their employers where there is proven negligence; and further calls on the Government...

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Asbestos exported from Canada killing people in India

This video produced by Journeyman Pictures Australia must be watched by asbestos campaigners: Toxic Trade – India   It is about 25 minutes – if you are short of time round about 18 minutes shows conditions in an asbestos factory. The film interviews environmental activist Madhumita Data  who talks about the criminal negligence involved.  ...

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