Author Archives: Helen

Welsh Law Bid for Repayment of Asbestos Medical Bills

A Welsh Assembly Member, Mick Antoniw has introduced a Bill which could result in insurers footing the bill for costs to the NHS relating to the treatment of asbestos disease patients. Mr Antoniw is a former Solicitor who represented patients … Continue reading

Reforms for Mesothelioma Claims

On 18th December 2013 the Ministry Of Justice announced the Government’s intention to publicly consult on the proposals to reform how mesothelioma claims are dealt with. The reforms look to address how legal claims for mesothelioma compensation are handled. The … Continue reading

Cancer Talk Week 2013

Monday, 21st January 2013 sees the start of this year’s Macmillan Cancer Talk Week, a week of events and activities to raise awareness of cancer and those who require support. A diagnosis of cancer can be extremely overwhelming and a … Continue reading

Firm Fined for Asbestos Exposure

A plumbing firm, Superior Plumbing Installations Limited, has been fined following work on a refurbishment project in Aberystwyth. A routine inspection by the Health and Safety Executive found that contractors were carrying out work when no provisions had been made … Continue reading