Financial security for the widow of a former Barrow Shipyard worker.

Our client was employed at Vickers Shipyard in Barrow as an apprentice electrician between 1961 and 1974.  He recalled working on various nuclear submarines commissioned for the Navy, during which time he was heavily exposed to asbestos.  He would regularly...

Trump Endorses Russian Asbestos Exports After US Rejects Outright Ban

Russia is the world’s largest producer of asbestos, mining around 0.69 million metric tons in 2017, and consistently blocking all attempts to ban exports of the deadly mineral fibres. One major Russian mining company has taken to branding its pallets of asbestos...