Asbestos In Talcum Powder – Record Compensation for Cancer Victims

The case of pharma giant Johnson & Johnson, and the alleged use of asbestos in their talc product, has long been a powder keg which continues to explode. By 2017, over 1,000 women in the US had taken law suits against the company for covering up the possible...

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...

Mesothelioma Cell Type a Factor in Time Left to Trigger Claim

Life expectancy after a confirmed mesothelioma diagnosis is often between 2 – 12 months, which always comes as a devastating shock to the victim and their family. The distress is all the more unbearable if, as is often reported, the victim led an active life...