Veterans Day 2023: Honoring U.S. Veterans and Their Fight Against Mesothelioma

By: Simmons Hanly Conroy | Posted on: November 9, 2023

Millions of Americans have selflessly served in the U.S. military, prioritizing our nation’s freedom over their personal well-being. For many citizens, their courage holds a significance far beyond a commitment to defend… Read More

5 Ways to Cope with Grief from Mesothelioma

By: Simmons Hanly Conroy | Posted on: June 26, 2023

Cancer can be devastating for both patients and their families. Mesothelioma — a cancer caused by asbestos exposure — is no exception, especially for the surviving family and loved ones of those… Read More

What to Ask Your Mesothelioma Lawyer in a Consultation

By: Simmons Hanly Conroy | Posted on: April 28, 2023

If you have recently been diagnosed with mesothelioma, you might be feeling anxious, scared and overwhelmed with possibilities regarding your health and the cost of medical treatments. Fortunately, an asbestos attorney can… Read More

Olin Corporation Supports EPA’s Proposed Ban of Chrysotile Asbestos

By: Simmons Hanly Conroy | Posted on: April 13, 2023

On April 4, 2023, Olin Corporation — one of the few manufacturers still using and importing asbestos in the United States — wrote a letter to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)… Read More

Today We Remember D-Day and 2,500 Brave American Souls

By: Simmons Hanly Conroy | Posted on: June 4, 2021

When the Allied Forces stormed the beaches of Normandy in northern France, it marked a pivotal turning point in World War II — overwhelmed by the invasion, Nazi forces retreated back to… Read More

How a Nutrition Plan Can Help Mesothelioma Patients

By: Simmons Hanly Conroy | Posted on: August 12, 2016

Mesothelioma treatments, pain, and pain medications can impact a patient’s appetite or ability to eat. Stress over managing this disease and the lifestyle changes that comes with it can also decrease one’s… Read More

The Difference between Mesothelioma Class Actions & Individual Asbestos Lawsuits

By: Simmons Hanly Conroy | Posted on: May 13, 2016

One of the most frequently asked questions about mesothelioma lawsuits is “Will my case be part of a class action?” At Simmons Hanly Conroy, our mesothelioma lawyers always answer this question with… Read More

Mesothelioma Warrior George Dreith’s MFM Story

By: Simmons Hanly Conroy | Posted on: August 28, 2015

George Dreith III stood victorious on last year’s stage at the Alton Miles for Meso race. He and his team, the Georgie Porgie Meso Patrol, had won the “Top Fundraising Team” Award.… Read More

Big Asbestos Pushes Harmful Bill for Mesothelioma Victims to Vote on Eve of Veterans’ Day

By: Simmons Hanly Conroy | Posted on: November 11, 2013

Veterans Account for 30 Percent of Deaths from Mesothelioma On the eve of Veterans’ Day, the U.S. House of Representatives is expected to vote on the so-called ‘Furthering Asbestos Claims Transparency Act,’… Read More

2013 Miles for Meso Brings Families Together, Changes Lives

By: Simmons Hanly Conroy | Posted on: October 11, 2013

On Sept. 21, 2013, the Firm sponsored the fifth annual Miles for Meso 5k in Alton, Ill in honor of National Mesothelioma Awareness Day on Sept. 26. More than 800 people participated… Read More