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ALP Join Forces with #ActionMeso campaign to raise awareness of asbestos danger
7 Apr 2021, 2:54 p.m.
The Asbestos Law Partnership has pledged to work with 12 other law firms to support a new campaign, #ActionMeso, which aims to raise awareness of the dangers of asbestos and the cancer called mesothelioma, which is caused by exposure to asbestos.
The UK has the world’s highest incidence of mesothelioma …
GEC settle asbestos case involving Southport Telephone Exchange
27 Feb 2021, 6:10 p.m.
In 2019, Fozia Hussain at the Asbestos Law Partnership was instructed by Mr Hinchcliffe to investigate a claim into his diagnosis of pleural thickening, a disease which affects the lining of the lung.
Mr Hinchcliffe remembered working with asbestos when he was employed for a short period by the General …read more
Asbestos Exposure in Halifax Fire Service
5 Jun 2020, 12:37 p.m.
We are acting on behalf of a man who has been diagnosed with asbestosis. This is a disease that has led to the development of extreme breathing difficulties and a chronic cough, severely limiting his ability to lead a normal life.
He has instructed Fozia Hussain at the Asbestos …read more
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 …
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