Asbestos news

Employers Liability Policy Trigger Litigation

February 28th, 2011

Court of Appeal judgment has serious implications for mesothelioma victims (Durham v BAI and others). The Court of Appeal has given its long awaited judgment in this case. However, unfortunately potential confusion and lack of clarity continues following the 160 page complex judgment!
Continue reading

Mesothelioma – A Cure on the horizon?

February 28th, 2011

A recent study published in America may bring the possibility of finding a cure for asbestos related malignant mesothelioma a step closer. Continue reading

An End to No Win, No Fee & 100% Compensation?

February 28th, 2011

The Government is proposing wholesale changes to the way in which your potential claim for compensation is funded. At present, most claims are funded on a ‘No Win No Fee’ basis. This means that win or lose, you the Claimant are not out of pocket. Continue reading

Mesothelioma UK 5th Patient & Carer Day

February 28th, 2011

Saturday, 2nd October 2010 sees the taking place of the 5th Mesothelioma UK Patient & Carer Day. In the past it has been in Manchester, Leeds and Newcastle and this year is being held in London at the Novotel Hotel, St Pancras. Continue reading