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NY Congressman Pushes for Firefighter Registry to Track Cancer Rates, Dangers from Asbestos and Other Toxins

Posted on August 15, 2017 by

Firefighters have one of the most dangerous jobs. Each day they face extreme heat, flames, dangers from collapsing buildings and undue physical and emotional stress. Unfortunately, they also face danger from exposure to invisible threats, such as carbon monoxide gas… 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

Kayaking to Call Attention To Mesothelioma

Posted on September 20, 2016 by

Brittany Russell, associate attorney at Belluck & Fox, LLP who focuses on asbestos disease related cases, joined over 220 kayakers on the Hudson River in the Kayaking 4 Meso event, held September 10 in Stillwater, NY. Kayakers paddled eight miles… Keep Reading

Memorial Day is a Day to Remember our Veterans

Posted on May 30, 2016 by

Many Americans look forward to the end of winter and spring with a family vacation over the long Memorial Day weekend. While Memorial Day is seen as a celebratory time signifying the unofficial start of summer, the day actually has… Keep Reading