Beyond a basic familiarity with asbestos litigation, however, some are unaware of what asbestos is or who is at risk for exposure. Here are five common questions and answers regarding asbestos that may help you assess past asbestos exposure and also prevent future exposure.
Given the shocking impairment caused by lack of sleep, perhaps it is time to have pilots, air traffic controllers, nuclear plant operators, 18-wheel truckers and others actually pass reaction time tests before they are allowed to fly or perform other important functions
On Jan. 12, 2012, the California Supreme Court ruled in <i>O’Neil v. Crane Co.</i> that a manufacturer may not be held liable for harm caused by another manufacturer’s product (the cancer-causing material). With its decision in <i>O’Neil v. Crane Co.</i>, the California Supreme Court is going down what some believe to be a very slippery slope.
The Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) launched into 2012 with a newfound online prowess. In the first week of the New Year, the agency brought down a fraudulent online scheme, then leveraged the event to give advice to investors who use social media.