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Study puts annual cost to Canada of asbestos disease at $2.35 billion

Wednesday, September 20, 2017


Kathleen Ruff, RightOnCanada.ca A study by the Institute for Work & Health shows that the annual cost to Canada for asbestos-related diseases is much higher than previously estimated. The research, carried out by health economist, Emile Tompa, and a team of scientists, included workers and family members who were exposed to asbestos fibres carried home on […]

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