A significant development in the ongoing story around claims about asbestos in Johnson & Johnson’s talc powder products occurred on Tuesday 3rd October, when an appeals court in New Jersey tossed an earlier $223.8 million (£184.7 million) verdict against the company.
Industry NewsFind out more about some of the latest asbestos related industry news
The Health and Safety Executive’s (HSE) Asbestos and You campaign educates and warns tradespeople in Great Britain about the dangers of asbestos, many of which aren’t common knowledge. Find out what it is about and how it can help you stay safe.
It has been reported that the Palace of Westminster, the meeting place of the UK Parliament, has a high risk of asbestos exposure, and it could also be destroyed by a fire or another major incident. Find out what you need to know about this report.
According to the Trades Union Congress (TUC), the UK is in need of a nationwide plan to remove asbestos from commercial and public buildings. Find out more about why this is important.
Data from the Office of National Statistics (ONS) has caused worry about the presence of asbestos in hospitals and schools in England. Find out why run-down buildings are now the greatest concern.
Global Asbestos Awareness Week is an annual event aimed at raising awareness about the dangers of asbestos. Learn how you can protect yourself and your loved ones from this silent killer.
Asbestos Boss Limited and its director have been prosecuted for unsafe asbestos removal practices across Great Britain. Learn more about the case and the dangers of unsafe asbestos removal practices in this article.