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Simmons Hanly Conroy’s support blog is a place for clients and families to find news, education, and inspirational stories about the following areas of litigation: mesothelioma and asbestos, dangerous drugs and devices, consumer protection and mass torts, personal injury and environmental litigation. With a desire for our blog to be a place for making connections with others, we welcome your feedback, stories and participation in the conversations.

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By | June 17, 2016

Fifth Annual Washington Miles for Meso Takes Place July 4

The Washington Memorial 5K Run/Walk returns for the fifth year to Federal Way, Washington on July 4, 2016. Since its inception, the race has raised over $60,000 for mesothelioma research. Organized by… Read More

By | June 9, 2016

Questions to Ask Your Mesothelioma Lawyer in a Consultation

Right now, you may be overwhelmed with the number of decisions a mesothelioma diagnosis is requiring you to make. How do I break the news of my diagnosis to my family? Which… Read More

By | May 26, 2016

What to Do if Your Loved One is Too Ill to Pursue a Mesothelioma Case

Since your loved one has been diagnosed with mesothelioma, you may have spent countless hours researching his or her condition and the medical treatments available. The thought of pursuing a mesothelioma lawsuit… Read More

By | May 13, 2016

The Difference between Individual Mesothelioma Lawsuits and Class Actions

One of the most frequently asked questions about mesothelioma lawsuits is “Will my case be part of a class action?” In order to better explain why the mesothelioma lawyers at Simmons Hanly Conroy… Read More

By | April 28, 2016

Asbestos Exposure for Auto Mechanics

Although the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration began regulating asbestos-containing products in 1973, asbestos use continued for decades in many industrial and consumer products sold in the United States. The automotive… Read More

By | April 15, 2016

Take-A-Ways from the 12th Annual Asbestos Awareness and Prevention Conference

The 12th Annual Asbestos Awareness and Prevention Conference, once again, underscored the civil injustices committed against countless workers and families exposed to asbestos. Simmons Hanly Conroy was honored to participate as a… Read More

By | April 7, 2016

2016 International Asbestos Awareness Conference Welcomes Investigative Journalist, Mesothelioma Advocate as Keynote Speakers

Investigative journalist Paul Brodeur and mesothelioma advocate Dr. Eudice Goldberg will serve as keynote speakers for the upcoming Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization’s 12th Annual International Asbestos Awareness and Prevention Conference in Washington,… Read More

By | March 31, 2016

Global Asbestos Awareness Week Highlights On-going U.S. Use of Deadly Carcinogen

The beginning of April marks the start of Global Asbestos Awareness Week (GAAW). Organized by the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO), the asbestos and mesothelioma community uses the week to educate people… Read More

By | March 24, 2016

In the News: ‘Eye-popping’ $502 Million Verdict Holds Johnson & Johnson, DePuy Accountable for Defective Hip Implants

A Texas jury awarded a $502 million verdict last Thursday to five plaintiffs injured by Pinnacle hip implant devices. The verdict, called ‘eye-popping’ by Law360, holds Johnson & Johnson (J&J) and DePuy… Read More

By | March 24, 2016

In the News: ‘Eye-popping’ $502 Million Verdict Holds Johnson & Johnson, DePuy Accountable for Defective Hip Implants

A Texas jury awarded a $502 million verdict last Thursday to five plaintiffs injured by Pinnacle hip implant devices. The verdict, called ‘eye-popping’ by Law360, holds Johnson & Johnson (J&J) and DePuy… Read More