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June 2015 Archives

Glacial Pace

At times, it seems as if everything related to asbestos is slow moving. An individual could inhale an asbestos fiber when they are in their 20s and it could slowly work its way deep inside their lungs. Eventually, it comes to rest and it then begins the process of creating...

EPA Asbestos Regulations Criticized by Inspector General

Because millions of buildings were constructed in the last century with asbestos, something needs to be done with that asbestos when the building is demolished. A contractor could remove that asbestos prior to the demolition, but that add considerably to the price. According to U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) guidelines,...

An "Asbestos Timebomb?"

The defense counsel for the companies that manufactured and sold asbestos for decades, and profited for years at the expense of workers who were faced with the shock of a mesothelioma diagnosis after inhaling asbestos, would like you to believe that the only problematic issues are some victims attempting to...

Another school discovers asbestos contamination

Last century witnessed a tremendous growth in the number of schools built in California and across the United States. From elementary schools to the construction of institutions of higher learning, as the population grew, so grew the demand for schools to educate that population. Unfortunately, along with that growth in...