The industrial hygiene foundation was an industry sponsored organization that supplied asbestos companies with information concerning the dangers of asbestos from the time of its formation in the 1930s through the 1970s. The organization conducted medical research and disseminated the results to industry sponsors. The following deposition provided by a noted historian in a New York mesothelioma trial details this knowledge.
Chemical company and pharmaceutical companies work sites are often significant sources for to asbestos exposure for workers. Click below to read testimony documenting this fact
One of the worlds foremost doctors on asbestos exposure and mesothleiioma testifies about mesothelioma in carpenters.
One of the foremost authorities on mesothelioma and corporate conduct in the world discusses how asbestos containing brakes cause mesothelioma. Click here to read this very important affidavit.
In one of the most hotly contested cases involving mesothelioma the defendant Union Carbide called Victor Roggli as its chief medical witness, Victor Roggli is considered one of the premiere defense medical witnesses and has given his opinions in almost every state in the union. If you click on the link below you can read the actual grueling cross examination of Cohen, Placitella & Roth partner Joel Rosen. Mr Rosen forced doctor Roggli to admit numerous issues concerning the dangers of asbestos and its ability to cause cancer. The entire testimony can be viewed including the questioning by Union Carbide and Mr Rosen by clicking on
General Electric began manufacturing asbestos products in the 1930s as well as specifying asbestos products for use on its equipment. In this actual testimony GE admits knowledge of asbestos dangers and cancer. You can draw your own conclusions concerning whether GE acted properly in communicating its knolwedge to workers. To read the actual testimony please click on:
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