Author Archives: Helen

Action Mesothelioma Day 2011 – Wallasey

This year’s Action Mesothelioma Day took place on 1st July 2011 at Wallasey Town Hall.  The day was an opportunity for mesothelioma sufferers, their families and other interested parties to share information about this terrible disease and help raise awareness … Continue reading

Action Mesothelioma Day 2011

Friday 1st July is Action Mesothelioma Day 2011. This is a day to raise awareness of the dangers of asbestos and the conditions that it causes. This year’s theme is Asbestos Awareness, focusing on the prevention of asbestos exposure. Many … Continue reading

Asbestos Still A Danger

The Government’s chief scientific advisor on health issues including those relating to the risks of being exposed to asbestos has reaffirmed the status of white asbestos or chrysotile as a Class 1 carcinogenic substance. Chrysotile The minister for work and … Continue reading

EU Order UK To Tighten Asbestos Laws

Although asbestos was only banned in the UK in 2000, many people believe that it is no longer an issue and that the dangers of asbestos no longer exist. Unfortunately this is not the case and over 10 years after … Continue reading