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Housemates Can Sue for Injury from Asbestos on Worker

In a very important decision, the Supreme Court of California just handed down a unanimous decision holding that the housemates of workers who brought home asbestos on their bodies, possessions, or clothing from work may sue the employers or owners of worksite premises for illness and death from the secondary...

$48 Million Jury Award for Man who Contracted Mesothelioma

A Los Angeles jury recently awarded $48 million to an 86-year-old man and his wife after determining multiple companies were liable for the man's mesothelioma. During his career, the man worked in the construction industry. Reportedly, he worked as a cement contractor and construction superintendent from 1947 until 1980, during...