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Asbestos in Power stations in the North West of England
17 May 2020, 11:18 a.m.
The post-WW1 period saw major developments in the rationalisation of the UK’s power industry. Most notably 1926 saw the creation of the Central Electricity Board, which in turn led to the construction of the National Grid. This was completed in 1933 and began operating as a national system by ...read more
International Workers Memorial Day 2020
28 Apr 2020, 4:46 p.m.
Today marks International Workers Memorial Day. This is a day to remember those who have lost their lives at work and to fight for those who are still working in unacceptable working conditions.
Events which would usually take place in person, took place remotely throughout the country due to the ...read more
Asbestos Exposure Today and Why It Won't Go Away
24 Dec 2019, 12:14 p.m.
We are a company who carry out asbestos surveys principally. This involves surveying buildings and for me the most important part is helping people/ organisations to manage the asbestos which has been found on an ...
Asbestos Law Partnership Autumn 2019 Newsletter
24 Dec 2019, 12:03 p.m.
The Asbestos Law Partnership LLP's Autumn 2018 Newsletter ALP Review is now online. Click this link to open a PDF version ALP Review Autumn 2019
Inside this edition:-
- Asbestos Exposure Today and Why It Won't Go Away - Interview with Greg Byrne
- Halifax Joinery Firm Pays Compnesation
- Mesothelioma UK Anual ...
Asbestos Solicitors Back to Dean Clough
30 Jul 2019, 7:09 p.m.
We are very happy to announce that we have moved our Halifax office to Dean Clough Mills.
The firm which was setup in April 2017, by Paul Glanville, Fozia Hussain and Helen Wilson acts for those diagnosed with asbestos related conditions including mesothelioma as a result of working with asbestos ...read more
Former William Tatton of Leek worker seeks help from workmates.
6 Jun 2019, 12:11 p.m.
Our client, James Woodward worked for William Tatton’s from leaving school in 1967 until 1978 when he started to work for ICI Fibres, the then owner of William Tatton’s.
Jim spent time especially in his earlier years down on the factory floor of the Leek factory learning the various different ...read more
International Women's Day - Courageous and Campaigning Women on Mesothelioma.
5 Mar 2019, 9:15 a.m.
Mesothelioma is an asbestos-related cancer, which predominantly men develop. However as we mark International Women's Day, we want to highlight some of the courageous and campaigning women who have been involved in trying to improve both the medical and legal landscape around this cancer and to ban the use of ...read more
International Women's Day 2019 - How mesothelioma affects those around the person diagnosed
4 Mar 2019, 10:56 a.m.
When people think of mesothelioma, they generally think of men developing the condition through traditional industries such as laggers, pipefitters, plumbers and joiners and it is true, that the majority of people that develop mesothelioma the UK are men and a minority are women.
However even though women don't necessarily ...read more
New Asbestos Support Group - Cumbria and Lancashire Asbestos Support & Advice Group
22 Jan 2019, 4:50 p.m.
The 21st of January 2019 saw the launch of a new group to support mesothelioma and other asbestos sufferers in the Cumbria and Lancashire area.
The new group, The Cumbria and Lancashire Asbestos Support and Advice Group (CLASAG) will provide advice and support to people in both the ...read more
The Asbestos Law Partnership Announces Manchester Office Opening
2 Jan 2019, 9:13 a.m.
The Asbestos Law Partnership are very pleased to announce the opening of their Manchester Office in January 2019. This will join their existing offices in Halifax and Birmingham.
The office will be run by the APIL Accredited Asbestos Disease Specialist Helen Wilson and will deal with asbestos and other chest ...read more