By | February 13, 2009

Is It Really Asbestos? Tracking Down the Truth About Home Asbestos Removal

Removing asbestos in your home is serious business that should only be handled by a professional asbestos abatement company. Most asbestos abatement companies are reputable, but just like any industry, there are… Read More

By | February 6, 2009

Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization Conference Set For Next Month

March will be here before you know it, and that means it’s time for the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization’s (ADAO) 5th Annual International Asbestos Awareness Conference. This year’s conference will be held in… Read More

By | February 5, 2009

Lisa Jackson Confirmed by Senate As Head of EPA

We recently told you about the prospective election of Lisa Jackson to head the Environmental Protection Agency. The Senate has now approved Jackson for the position of administrator. Jackson, who holds a chemical engineering degree… Read More

By | February 2, 2009

Baucus Hopes New EPA Nominee Will Focus on Mesothelioma in Libby, Montana

Environmental Protection Agency nominee Lisa Jackson has agreed to focus on the city of Libby, Montana if she is confirmed. The Western News recently highlighted Montana Democratic Senator Max Baucus’ request that… Read More

By | January 26, 2009

The Simmons Hanly Conroy Adds New Shareholders with Extensive Asbestos Litigation Experience

The Simmons Hanly Conroy has added seven new Shareholders. You can Read More about Simmons Hanly Conroy’s new Shareholders here, but suffice it to say, we’re extremely proud of this announcement and these attorneys’… Read More

By | January 26, 2009

Mesothelioma Foundation Awards Grant to Research Scientist Haining Yang

The Cancer Research Center of Hawaii’s Thoracic Oncology Program has reason to celebrate, along with mesothelioma victims and scientists abroad, as one of its scientists, Haining Yang, MD, Ph.D, recently received a grant… Read More

By | January 23, 2009

Asbestos Cleanup Too Costly For Many

Maquoketa, Iowa, is a beautiful city located south of Dubuque along the Maquoketa River. The town has long been revered as “picturesque” with its array of historical sites, mysterious caves and unique… Read More

By | January 22, 2009

Mesothelioma International Symposium – Save the Date!

The 2009 International Symposium on Malignant Mesothelioma is set for June 25-27 at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, DC. This is an annual event hosted by the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation.… Read More

By | January 21, 2009

Asbestos-Disease Research Center Opens in Australia

Australia’s Prime Minister, Kevin Rudd, officially opened one of the world’s largest research centers dedicated solely to research on asbestos-related disease. The center is located at Sydney’s Concord Hospital and was named after Bernie… Read More

By | January 20, 2009

What Can I Do to Make My Doctor Visits as Productive as Possible?

If you have the opportunity to visit the Simmons Hanly Conroy Mesothelioma Video Library (MVL), you may find it helpful as you prepare for your initial consultation with a mesothelioma expert. You know you… Read More