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Statement from Acting Surgeon General Steven K. Galson about National Asbestos Week

Statement from Acting Surgeon General Steven K. Galson about National Asbestos Week

Statement from Acting Surgeon General Steven K. Galson about National Asbestos Week

In recognition of ‘National Asbestos Awareness Week,’ I urge every American to become aware of the public health issues of asbestos exposure and the steps they can take to protect their health. In recent decades, because of concern about asbestos’ health effects, production and use has declined substantially. Most individuals exposed to asbestos, whether in […]

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Philadelphia Asbestos Lawyer Discusses the Ban Asbestos in America Act

Philadelphia Asbestos Lawyer Discusses the Ban Asbestos in America Act

In September 2007 Congress passed the “Ban Asbestos in America Act of 2007,” co-sponsored by Senators Patty Murray, D-Washington, and Barbara Boxer, D-California. The bill, initially supported by many prominent health and environmental experts, prohibits the use of the cancer-causing mineral in many common products. However, many of the same experts who testified in support […]

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