Archives for: May 2017

Oregon Man Given Probation for Falsifying Asbestos Records

Posted on May 23, 2017 by

A man who took on a demolition job for a homeowner in Cottage Grove, Oregon, could not afford the costs to properly dispose of the asbestos-containing materials, so, instead, he falsified an asbestos survey report. According to a May 11… Keep Reading

Bags of Asbestos Debris Found in Detroit Neighborhood

Posted on May 16, 2017 by

Nearly a year ago, we reported that workers from a construction project abandoned a dumpster containing asbestos debris in a Detroit neighborhood. Now, another Detroit neighborhood is the site of abandoned bags potentially containing asbestos. Once again, unsuspecting residents of… Keep Reading

NY Arts Incubator Calls on Asbestos Angels to Help Allay Cost of Asbestos Abatement Project

Posted on May 9, 2017 by

The highly anticipated opening of Lumberyard, a new performing arts center in Catskill, NY, scheduled for the summer of 2018 has been delayed until 2019 due to an unforeseen construction issue: asbestos. The American Dance Institute, that is undertaking a… Keep Reading

Belluck & Fox Wins Another Appeals Court Ruling

Posted on May 2, 2017 by

NEW YORK, NY, May 2, 2017 – New York Mesothelioma law firm Belluck & Fox is proud to announce that it has won an appeal on behalf of its clients Nicholas and Lorraine Dominick regarding Mr. Dominick’s development of mesothelioma, affirming… Keep Reading

EPA Holds NY Company Responsible for Asbestos Cleanup

Posted on May 2, 2017 by

Beech-Nut, one of the primary producers of baby food in the U.S., was established in 1891 in Canajoharie, New York. The company’s facility was built at a time when asbestos was heavily used in construction materials. Asbestos was used throughout… Keep Reading