Asbestos news

Canadian Asbestos Exports

February 28th, 2011

Many people believe that asbestos is a thing of the past and we no longer need to worry about it. Unfortunately this is not the case. All too often there are stories of companies in the UK being fined after asbestos was unearthed during construction work, causing employees and members of the public to be exposed to asbestos.
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US Trust Claims

February 28th, 2011

The use of asbestos dates back to 4000BC when it was used in candles and lamp wicks. The shrouds of Egyptian mummies contained asbestos and it is thought that this is why they are still intact so many years on. The Romans used asbestos napkins and would throw them into fires to cleanse and purify them. Continue reading

Macmillan Cancer Support News

February 28th, 2011

Our support for Macmillan continues. On Friday, 3rd December, members of QualitySolicitors Oliver & Co staff will be joining other Macmillan volunteers at Morrison’s Supermarket in Upton, raising money by packing bags for customers. Continue reading

Lung Cancer Awareness Month

February 28th, 2011

On 1st November 2010 the UK’s 7th Lung Cancer Awareness Month was launched by Macmillan Cancer Support, Global Lung Cancer Awareness Month and the Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation. Continue reading