By | February 1, 2013

Asbestos and Mesothelioma Updates: February 2013

The mesothelioma lawyers at the Firm have brought together recent headlines highlighting the dangers of asbestos exposure and new information concerning mesothelioma research from throughout the nation and world. Casper Officials Extend… Read More

By | January 28, 2013

What You Need to Know about Asbestos in Debris

Following the devastation of Hurricane Sandy on the east coast, remnants of damaged structures were everywhere. As cleanup began, concern about asbestos exposure during the cleanup process climbed. As a result of… Read More

By | January 23, 2013

What You Need to Know about Asbestos in the Workplace

Throughout the 20th century, while asbestos use was at its height of popularity, few precautions were taken to protect workers from exposure to asbestos dust. Employees from a wide range of industries… Read More

By | January 16, 2013

What You Should Know about Asbestos in Schools

Most school buildings in the United States were built decades ago. Asbestos use was most substantial between 1920 and 1950, so it’s not uncommon for schools built during this time to contain… Read More

By | January 9, 2013

What You Need to Know about Asbestos in Your Home

Asbestos is a known toxin that can cause serious illness like mesothelioma and lung cancer. Because of the former popularity of asbestos, it’s not uncommon for this carcinogenic material to be found… Read More

By | December 31, 2012

The FDA’s Role in Dealing with Drug Shortages

When Ameridose, the company linked to the recent meningitis outbreaks and production of contaminated steroid injections closed its doors for the remainder of the year, many people worried about drug shortages. Since then, the… Read More

By | December 28, 2012

ADAO Candle Lighting Events to Honor Mesothelioma Warriors

A candle is a symbol of comfort shining through the darkness. On Friday, Dec. 28, and Friday, Jan. 4 the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) will hold an Association of Cancer Online… Read More

By | December 22, 2012

Mesothelioma: Families Share Hope, Strength at Miles for Meso 2012

Most people have never heard of mesothelioma. They don’t understand the devastation involved in a mesothelioma diagnosis. They don’t realize there is no cure or that mesothelioma is one of the lowest-funded… Read More

By | December 21, 2012

Continued Meningitis Cases Have Doctors Baffled

More than one month ago, fungal meningitis cases began appearing from the use of tainted steroid injections, resulting in a total of 37 deaths. The 42-day risk period for contracting fungal meningitis… Read More

By | December 20, 2012

Simmons Hanly Conroy “We Give” Spotlight: Intellectual Property Team Helps Creative People Protect their Work

As part of the Intellectual Property Team at the Firm, attorney Paul Lesko, attorney Jo Anna Pollock and IP paralegal Julie Bond all contribute to better their community by helping creative people… Read More