A federal contractor used by the U.S. Department of Energy (DoE) failed to appropriately document and label truck shipments of debris containing asbestos from building demolitions at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation in southeast Washington. The … [Continue reading] about U.S. Department of Energy Fined Over Asbestos Violations
NBC’s hit firehouse series, “Chicago Fire,” dealt with the dangers of asbestos exposure in its second season. A main character, Chief Boden, goes in for testing and realizes three firemen from his 1985 roster have died due to asbestos exposure. … [Continue reading] about “Chicago Fire” Episodes Address Asbestos Exposure
Improved technology improves safety, right? Not necessarily when it comes to smart phones. While this new technology has literally changed the world in the last few years, improper use of these devices by drivers has made our roads more … [Continue reading] about Should States Enact Driving While Distracted Laws?
DuBose Law Firm remembers our veterans on this Veterans’ Day. We recognize the great sacrifices the brave men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces have made to protect our freedoms in the United States of America and for others throughout the … [Continue reading] about A Salute to Our Armed Forces
What is lung cancer? The National Cancer Institute defines it as cancer that forms in tissues of the lung, usually in the cells lining air passages. They estimated there would be 226,160 new cases and 160,340 deaths in the United States alone in … [Continue reading] about Risk Factors for Lung Cancer – It’s Not Just Smoking!