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Compac Quartz, Inc.
Compac Quartz, Inc., and its subsequent iterations, have been implicated in distributing artificial stone products containing hazardous materials, notably crystalline silica, known to cause severe health issues like silicosis and pulmonary fibrosis. Despite operating in California and other states for...
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Can Artificial Intelligence Diagnose Mesothelioma?
Artificial Intelligence is becoming more popular in our everyday lives. AI is on our search engines, our phones, our vehicles, and even our health care systems. Could AI help diagnose and treat cancers like mesothelioma? The National Institutes of Health...
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Georgia-Pacific Avoids Paying Former Employees Compensation for Asbestos Exposure
Koch Industries-owned company, Georgia-Pacific, has avoided paying its former employees compensation. Georgia-Pacific is currently facing over 60,000 lawsuits for asbestos exposure. They have not paid anything to former employees since 2017 by using the “Texas two-step.” In Texas, a corporation...
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Important Changes to Medi-Cal Health Insurance Coverage
As of January 1, 2024, there are important changes to the free Medi-Cal Health Insurance Coverage program.  Anyone who is age 26 to 49, even if you have undocumented status, qualifies for free Medi-Cal health insurance coverage if your income...
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San Francisco Bay Area Brain Injury Lawyer
Traumatic brain injuries rank among the most severe medical conditions that someone might suffer. The medical costs associated with addressing brain trauma may be tremendous and extensive. Recovery could take an undetermined amount of time, and rehabilitation might be highly...
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Common Causes of Truck Accidents
Commercial trucking is vital to the economy of California and the US economy as a whole. However, large commercial trucks are inherently dangerous vehicles, and accidents can and do happen for a number of causes. While most drivers are accustomed to...
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A Shadow Over Blue Collars and Brave Souls: Mesothelioma’s Silent Grip
Beneath the calloused hands that built our nation and defended its freedom lurks a silent enemy: mesothelioma, a merciless cancer born from asbestos exposure. This insidious foe plagues both blue-collar heroes who toiled in shipyards and factories, and veterans who...
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Warning to Artificial Stone Fabrication Workers: Deceptive Advertisements Regarding Silica Exposure Claims
Important Information Regarding Stone Silicosis Lawsuits and Compensation: Artificial stone fabrication workers diagnosed with silicosis are seeing misleading advertisements promoting “free 5 minute” "silica exposure claim compensation," "national silicosis claims," and "class action silicosis claims." These advertisements promise quick and...
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A Silent Killer Lingers in the Air: Hope Amidst the Shadow of Mesothelioma
Mesothelioma, a ruthless cancer born from microscopic shards of asbestos, casts a long and silent shadow over the lives of countless blue-collar workers and veterans. This insidious foe attacks the delicate lining of the lungs and abdomen, leaving its victims...
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The “Occupational Obscenity” of the Identified Artificial Stone Silicosis Cases Are the “Tip of the Iceberg”
Alarm bells are ringing about widespread engineered stone silicosis in the US, with experts warning the identified cases are just the "tip of the iceberg."  Doctors Fazio, Gandhi, and Harrison in (JAMA, Dec 18, 2023) Comment & Response: Workers at...
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