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Jordan Zevon “Jammin’ for Asbestos Awareness” Event — Weekly Series about Performers

August 04, 2014 by admin
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Posted on July 24 2014 -MEDIA ADVISORY: ADAO in Conjunction with The Bob Rahe Family, Organizes the “Jammin’ for Asbestos Awareness” Concert Purchase your concert tickets here Posted on August 4, 2014 The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) is proud to present a new weekly series highlighting each performer at the much-anticipated “Jammin’ for Asbestos […]

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Independent Asbestos Training Providers Skydive to Benefit Asbestos Awareness Support Cymru

August 03, 2014 by admin
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Posted on August 4, 2014 The sky’s the limit for asbestos awareness, but are you brave enough? Well … Wayne Williams, Independent Asbestos Training Providers (IATP)  director, is brave enough to jump out of the plane at 10,000 feet! ADAO is pleased to support the IATP Charity Skydive on September 12th  in Wolverhampton that benefits the Asbestos Awareness Support Cymru (AASC). As IATP wrote: “A.A.S.C provides […]

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ADAO is Presenting at the 20th World Congress on Safety and Health “Asbestos in the Americas” Symposium

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Posted on August 3, 2014 I am very excited to be presenting at the XX World Congress on Safety and Health at Work 2014, August 24-27, in Frankfurt, Germany on behalf of the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO). This history of the World Congress is impressive. In 1955, the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the International Social Security […]

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August 1st Marks the 3rd Annual World Lung Cancer Day – The Leading Cancer Killer in the USA

August 01, 2014 by admin
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Posted on August 1, 2014 Today marks the 3rd annual World Lung Cancer Day (WLCD) to celebrate, commemorate & support the people affected by Lung Cancer. People often ask me – What’s the difference between mesothelioma and lung cancer? Although both cancers can develop after asbestos exposure, mesothelioma is not lung cancer.  Malignant mesothelioma is […]

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Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization Guest blog in the UK Safety and Health Practitioner Online Magazine

July 31, 2014 by admin
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  Posted on July 28, 2014 Through collaborative action, we can support each other and raise awareness. On July 28, I was honored to write the a guest blog for the Safety and Health Practitioner (SHP) entitled “|“Asbestos Scare in U.S. Capitol is a Reminder of America’s Failure to Act.” Just days after the “asbestos-related incident”, ADAO held our 6th […]

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Interview with Olena Chapovalov Who Translated the Top 5 Asbestos Facts into Russian

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OCRC: Occupational Cancer Research Centre Posted on February 25, 2014: ADAO Delivered Keynote Address at the OCRC Occupational Lung Cancer Symposium  Posted on July 31, 2014 I was delighted to interview Olena Chapovalov for our July eNewsletter. Olena and I met at the Occupational Lung Cancer Symposium on February 24, 2014. When she learned about workers fighting for the […]

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ADAO Exclusive Interview with Dr. Jim te Water Naude – International Mesothelioma Interest Group Board Member

July 29, 2014 by admin
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View the 12th International Mesothelioma Interest Group Conference preliminary programme  Posted on July 29, 2014 The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) is pleased to present this interview with Dr. Jim te Water Naude, an International Mesothelioma Interest Group (iMig) Board Member, Conference Chair, and a longtime friend of ADAO.  The 12th International Mesothelioma Interest Group Conference – the world’s premier medical congress on mesothelioma – will be held […]

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Reinstein Speaks to Women’s Leadership Summit about Turning Tragedy into Advocacy: One Woman’s Fight to Ban Asbestos”

July 27, 2014 by admin
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Posted on July 27, 2014 The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) was honored to be invited to speak at the Women Trial Lawyers Caucus 2014 Leadership Summit of the on July 25, 2014 in Baltimore, MD. Speakers’ topics included political activism and leadership in the justice system and non-profit sectors. I was asked to present on the […]

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Exclusive ADAO interview with Syed Mezab Ahmed, 1st National Ban Asbestos Pakistan Conference Organizer

July 21, 2014 by admin
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Posted on July 21 2014 The International News:  July 12, 2013 Two million Karachiites face cancer threat The International News: July 15, 2013 Asbestos and cancer Posted on January 15, 2014: The Ahmed Family: Bringing Asbestos Awareness and Action to Pakistan The International News: February 2, 2014 Banned across the world, asbestos continues to plague Pakistan Posted on February 3, […]

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Press Release ADAO’s Sixth Congressional Staff Briefing Calls for Congress to Take Action to End Asbestos Exposure

July 17, 2014 by admin
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For Immediate Release: July 17, 2014 ADAO’s Sixth Congressional Staff Briefing Calls for Congress to Take Action to End Asbestos Exposure Leading Medical, Industrial, and Environmental Experts Educate Senate Staffers on the Need for Meaningful Asbestos Reform Legislation   Washington, DC – July 17, 2014 – The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO), the largest independent non-profit organization in […]

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