TITLE

Hammering Out Asbestos Legislation

AUTHOR(S)
Mazurkiewicz, Greg
PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
Air Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration News;5/19/2003, Vol. 219 Issue 3, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that an agreement over asbestos liability claims in the U.S. may be finalized through a national legislation that would set up a trust fund to compensate those sicked with an asbestos-related illness. Proposal to establish medical criteria for claims for non-malignant asbestos-related disease; Estimated size of the proposed trust fund.
ACCESSION #
9841764

 

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