News from the United States and around the world on topics related to mesothelioma and asbestos. Please email us at email@example.com if you have a news story you would like us to report on.
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. is being sued by Berkshire Hathaway Inc. over property and casualty insurance claims related to asbestos. Read more at Mesothelioma.com.
Year two of asbestos work has begun at the North Ridge Estates Superfund site in Oregon and will continue for another three years. Read more at Mesothelioma.com.
New state laws could put an end to the Montana State Fund, which helps pay for asbestos-related workers compensation claims. Read more at the Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance.
Lakeside Estates is fighting asbestos fines and allegations brought against it by the Mashpee Board of Health.
Keytruda® (pembrolizumab) is continuing shown promise as a treatment for patients with mesothelioma cancer. Read more about this and other new treatments at Mesothelioma.com.
Victims of asbestos exposure in Libby, Montana, could retain special provisions for healthcare in the proposed American Health Care Act. Read more at Mesothelioma.com.
A new CDC study reveals firefighters are more likely to be diagnosed or die from cancer – including mesothelioma – than the general population.
The Iowa State Senate recently passed a bill to restrict the amount of compensation victims of asbestos exposure can receive. Read more at Mesothelioma.com.
Asbestos was recently discovered in the Orleans Parish criminal courthouse, causing it to shut down while contractors remove it. Read more at Mesothelioma.com.
The House passed the Fairness in Class Action Litigation Act, which will put restrictions on class action lawsuits. Read more at Mesothelioma.com.
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