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MESothelioma Support Yorkshire Meetings Dates 2019
22 Jan 2019, 5:30 p.m.
The support group MESothelioma Support Yorkshire will hold meetings in 2019 on the following dates:
- 1 February 2019
- 1 March 2019
- 5 April 2019
- 3 May 2019
- 7 June 2019
- 2 August 2019
- 13 September 2019
- 18 October 2019
- 8 November 2019
- 20 December 2019
MESSY provides information and support ...read more
Widow of Electrician Seeks Colleagues Help in Asbestos Exposure Claim
22 Jan 2019, 5:14 p.m.
Exposure to asbestos at Imperial Tobacco Company caused asbestos cancer, mesothelioma
The widow of a Staffordshire man pictured above (on the left in the first photograph and on the back row, second from the right in the second photograph) who died within months of falling ill and being diagnosed with mesothelioma ...read more
Machinist exposed to asbestos at Hebden Bridge based Barbreck Upholsterers Ltd
22 Jan 2019, 4:58 p.m.
Our client, who wishes to remain anonymous, appeals to her former colleagues at Barbreck Upholsterers Ltd to help her find answers to how she was exposed to asbestos dust.
Our client was employed by Barbreck Upholsterers Ltd at their mill on Bridge Lane in Hebden Bridge from 1941 onwards. She ...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
Appeal For Help From Former Harrison Birmingham Employees In Mesothelioma Claim
8 Jan 2019, 7:23 p.m.
A 69 year old lady from Solihull is appealing former workers of Harrison Birmingham to help her find out how she was exposed to asbestos.
Our client, a retired grandmother, was diagnosed with mesothelioma last year, a cancer of the lining of the lung caused by exposure to asbestos ...read more
Leeds Hospice Receives Donation from Mesothelioma Claim
8 Jan 2019, 7:16 p.m.
Specialist Mesothelioma lawyers have helped the family of a Leeds man, who wish to remain anonymous, recover over £5,000 for St Gemma’s Hospice in Moortown, Leeds for the care provided to their relative in the months before his death from the asbestos cancer, mesothelioma.
The late Mr P was ...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
John Pickering and Partners Charitable Trust Makes Donation to Greater Manchester Asbestos Victim Support Group
4 Nov 2018, 12:03 p.m.
The John Pickering and Partners Charity has recently donated £1,850 to the Greater Manchester Asbestos Victim Support Group to fund their ‘Living Well with Mesothelioma Group.’
The group meets once a month in Manchester City Centre at The Central Hall on Oldham St. It is a collaboration ...read more
Cape Asbestos Acre Mill: Exposure as a child leads to mesothelioma
4 Nov 2018, 11:53 a.m.
Allan Harris of West Yorkshire was diagnosed with mesothelioma, an asbestos related cancer, in November 2017. As is usual, his doctors asked him about his work history but Allan could not remember being exposed to asbestos in any of his jobs. The only contact he could recall with asbestos ...read more
Asbestos in the NHS - Interview with Dr Jennifer Hoyle, Consultant Respiratory Physician at North Manchester General Hospital
4 Nov 2018, 11:46 a.m.
What is your role at North Manchester General Hospital?
I am a Consultant and the Occupational Lung Disease Lead for what was previously part of the Pennine Acute NHS Trust now the Northern Care Alliance. On a day-to-day basis, I run clinics at the hospital, which are anything to do ...read more