Monthly Archives: July 2015

National asbestos support group for Wales

An asbestos helpline and support group has been set up in Wales by former firefighter, Edward Gilbertson. Intended to be a place to pool information and resources that will help victims of asbestos, it is likely to be greeted with relief by many families in Wales. Advice and guidance on what to do if you […]

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Ex-RAF man exposed to asbestos

A man has died from Epithelial Mesothelioma following exposure to asbestos whilst working in the RAF during the 1960s and 1970s. This specific type of Mesothelioma accounts for 50% to 70% of all diagnosed cases, and is supposed to be one of the easier forms to treat. Mesothelioma is an aggressive cancer that attacks the […]

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