Merck's Keytruda immunotherapy drug halts tumor growth for majority of mesothelioma cancer patients who didn't benefit from chemo, according to new study.
Arizona, Ohio, Oklahoma, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and now Texas have recently added legislation that will make asbestos lawsuits more difficult for victims.
Canada's federal Public Works department withheld air quality testing documents for a tax center building in Ottawa despite asbestos exposure concerns.
Russia and four other countries block a bid to make asbestos part of the UN's hazardous materials list due to exportation restrictions.
Despite opposing efforts, the Republican-backed FACT Act advances through the House of Representatives in a 19-9 Judiciary Committee vote.
Canada is no longer a top world producer of asbestos, but has instead increased its importation, and internally struggles with fight to add toxin to UN's list.
The EPA proposed a new plan for the Superfund site in Montana. Local residents and officials are still concerned about future asbestos exposure.
Barbara Brandes dies of mesothelioma cancer contracted through secondary household asbestos exposure and $3.5 million is awarded to her estate as a result.
A 73-year-old woman was awarded $13 million after developing mesothelioma through use of Colgate-Palmolive Company's talcum powder.
Insulation Company Required to Pay $490,000 As A Result Of Not Protecting Its Asbestos Abatement Workers
OSHA inspection of First Capital Insulation, Inc. worksite in Harrisburg results in seven willful violations and a $490,000 fine.