Author Archives: Matthew Morgan

Alternative Therapies for Mesothelioma

Research on extending mesothelioma sufferers life, while improving the quality, has opened up other potential treatments that differ from radiation or chemotherapy. Two different researches from America have looked into various treatments. One team from the Mayo Clinic have looked … Continue reading

Are New Techniques in Radiotherapy Going to Help Asbestos Sufferers?

There is growing evidence from medical studies that new methods of radiotherapy may help to improve asbestos disease patients’ survival and their ability to cope with their conditions after undergoing surgery. Radiotherapy has in the past failed to bring little … Continue reading

Mesothelioma Ruling for Higher Payouts

A landmark ruling in a mesothelioma case means that elderly mesothelioma victims could be entitled to increased compensation. The Judicial Studies Board (JSB) guidelines currently recommends a figure of £35,000 for pain and suffering in mesothelioma cases where the life … Continue reading

Pair Sentenced to 16 years in Italian Asbestos Trial

A ground breaking trial has concluded this month in Turin, Italy. The Eternit trial which began in 2009, is one of the largest environmental cases to be taken to Court in Europe and could set a precedent for workplace safety … Continue reading