The annual death toll of those diagnosed with an asbestos related disease in Wales stands around 200 which is more than twice the number of people killed in road accidents.
Mesothelioma Nurse for South Wales Appointed
Naomi Horne has been appointed as MesoUK Clinical Nurse Specialist for South Wales and the post is funded through MesoUK/ Cardiff and Vale LHB (Llandough) the post is for 4 days a week for 2 years and one of the key remits is to establish support groups across South Wales. Naomi did hold post of MacMillan Lead Lung Cancer Nurse in Llandough Hospital.
Respite Break in North Wales for victims of asbestos related diseases and their families – check out New Pines Caravan
Asbestos Bill – Recovery of Medical Costs – National Assembly Wales – has been passed!
Steelworks causing asbestos illness
Caerphilly plaque to honour asbestos victim Sept 2013
Shaving head to raise awareness Pontypool
Death of asbestos worker Cwm Carn