Originally Posted by VinR1
not to sound greedy, but I assume the victim had it and sued an employer/business...? If so, what did he/she win? feel free to pm me if you want. We're not looking to win any extra money - just an apology and some help with the medical bills
There are extensive research and studies on the miners in medical journals and peer reviewed articals in epidimiology studies. I'm sure you can google for info which we weren't able to do until now. Here are some of the dates and authors.
Study of diseases in population epidimiology "state of the art"
1927 cooke "asbestosis"
1931 asbestos industry registry
1939 sayer's & dreesen follow up paper
1941 brown end users study
1946 fleisher drinker study of insulators
1946 ACGIH - TLV
1949 JAMA editorial
1955 Doll asbestosis
1960 wagner-mesothelioma "crocidolite"
1964 selikoff - insulators
1964 public health dept. objectives document
1965 selikoff published papers - 2 questions 1) mesothelioma in america 2) all due to crocidolite
1970 OSHA act created NIOSH & OSHA
Hope all this helps.