Posted on March 21, 2015

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Mark your calendar now: check in with ADAO every day on April 1-7, 2015 for Global Asbestos Awareness Week! Join us in spreading information about this deadly carcinogen. Each day will focus on a different subject and Mesothelioma Warrior story for you to read and share. Sharing is powerful. Knowing how to prevent asbestos exposure saves lives!

Day ONE – April 1

“World Health Organization and Elimination of Asbestos-Related Disease

Alan Reinstein’s Story, “I’ll Do Anything to Fight Mesothelioma to Have More Time with My Family, Anything”

Day TWO – April 2

“U.S. Surgeon General Asbestos Awareness Week Statements and the Senate Resolutions”

Michael’s Story, “Asbestos Has Changed My Life”

Day THREE – April 3

Dr. Celeste Monforton, “Workers’ Memorial Day: 2 Million Work-Related Deaths Last Year”

Janelle’s Story, “I Will Never Be the Same Again”

Day FOUR – April 4

“British Lung Foundation’s Take 5 and Stay Alive Campaign”

Mavis’ Story, “I fight on for all for all our Meso Warriors past, present, and future”

Day FIVE – April 5

Fernanda Giannasi, “Workers’ Safety, Public Health, Victims, and Ban Asbestos”

Joe’s Story, “How Many Deaths Will It Take?”

Day SIX – April 6

Environmental Working Group (EWG), “Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) of 1976: The Fate of Asbestos”

Louise’s Story, “I Will Not Die in Vain”

Day SEVEN – April 7

ADAO, “’Hear Asbestos. Think Prevention.’ and the Annual Candle Light Vigil”

Heather’s Story, “The Value of My Life in Dollars and Tears”


Check out our previous GAAW Content!

2014 || “Asbestos: One Word. One World. One Week.”  April 1-7, 2014 Global Asbestos Awareness Week
2013 || “Asbestos: One Word. One World. One Week.” April 1 – 7, 2013 Global Asbestos Awareness Week
2012 || Preventing Asbestos Exposure: 7 Reasons for 7 Days –April 1 – 7, 2012 Global Asbestos Awareness Week 
2011 | E x p o s e d – The Facts about Asbestos April 1 – 7, 2011
2010 || National Asbestos Awareness Week April 1 – 7, 2010