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Philadelphia School Teacher with Mesothelioma Shares Her Story on Good Morning America

Posted on November 25, 2019 The Asbestos Awareness Disease Organization (ADAO) applauds Philadelphia teacher Lea DiRusso for appearing on Good Morning America on November 21 to discuss her diagnosis of asbestos-caused mesothelioma. DiRusso bravely shared her story to more than 3.5 million viewers about how she believes she got the disease and what action she [...]

2019-11-25T15:03:39-08:00November 25th, 2019|

Mesothelioma Awareness and Action Day: “MEEZ-oh-THEE-lee-OH-mah” – A Disease Hard to Pronounce and Even Harder to Cure

Posted on September 30, 2019  Last week we gathered together for Mesothelioma Awareness Day, to honor and remember those lost to the asbestos-caused illness.  Every American should know that there is no safe level of exposure to asbestos, yet it remains legal and lethal in the U.S. today. Americans can be exposed to asbestos in [...]

2019-10-01T10:03:52-08:00September 30th, 2019|

ADAO’s New Infographic “Asbestos: Still Legal and Lethal in the USA today | The Deadly Legacy of Asbestos”

Posted on September 25, 2019 The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) is proud to share our latest infographic "Asbestos: Still Legal and Lethal in the USA today | The Deadly Legacy of Asbestos" detailing facts and stats about asbestos. ADAO’s new infographic tells a story -- the real story about the deadly legacy of asbestos. [...]

2019-09-30T15:33:52-08:00September 25th, 2019|

Mesothelioma Awareness Month: Thirty Irrefutable Asbestos Facts for Thirty Days

Posted on September 7, 2019  Mesothelioma Awareness Month: Thirty Irrefutable Asbestos Facts for Thirty Days Graphics September is here! We’re spending this month gearing up and focusing on raising mesothelioma awareness and asbestos prevention.  All month long, we’ll be sharing important info about community events as well as facts about asbestos and mesothelioma. Asbestos-related diseases, [...]

2019-09-06T16:11:05-08:00September 6th, 2019|

Partnering for Prevention: ADAO is Honored to Present at the 2019 OSHAfrica Conference in South Africa

Updated on September 20, 2019 OSHAfrica 2019 was utterly amazing for the 1,200 delegates who attended from countries throughout Africa and around the world. The quality of nearly 100 speakers were truly spectacular for knowledge exchange, collaboration, and advancing OSH efforts. the Conference was a great success. Posted on September 2nd, 2019 This September, the [...]

2019-09-30T08:15:20-08:00September 2nd, 2019|

ADAO 14th Congressional Staff Briefing Wrap-Up — Paving the Way to Pass Bicameral The Alan Reinstein Ban Asbestos Now Act

2019 Congressional Staff Briefing Resources (August) Press Release: ADAO Releases Report Detailing Chlor-Alkali Industry’s Impact on Asbestos Imports and Use in America Barry Castleman, Emily Reinstein, Linda Reinstein, Bob Sussman, Mike Mattmuller, Rebecca Gibian, Harry Flores, and Dr. Raja Flores Posted on August 29, 2019 The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO), the largest [...]

2019-08-29T14:29:13-08:00August 29th, 2019|

2019 ADAO Asbestos Awareness and Prevention Conference Agenda with Video Presentations

Posted on July 1, 2019 15th Annual International Asbestos Awareness and Prevention Conference Playlist  2019 Annual International Asbestos Awareness and Prevention Conference Agenda with Video Presentations (Highlight Video) FRIDAY, APRIL 5, 2019: March and Trolley Tour   March for Remembrance and Justice (Highlight Video)   Trolley Tour (Highlight Video) SATURDAY, APRIL 6, 2019: ACADEMIC CONFERENCE (Highlight [...]

2019-08-09T14:31:40-08:00July 2nd, 2019|

ADAO’s 15th Annual International Asbestos Awareness and Prevention Conference Presentation and Highlight Videos Now Available!

15th Annual International Asbestos Awareness and Prevention Conference Playlist  Posted on July 1, 2019 Want to relive ADAO’s 15th Annual International Asbestos Awareness and Prevention Conference? Or maybe just our March for Justice and Remembrance or our trolley tour? Or the special Awards & Recognition Night? If so, check out some of our conference highlight [...]

2019-08-09T14:45:47-08:00July 1st, 2019|