Month: December 2019

Benzene exposure risks

Many people in Illinois and Missouri may not always think about what types of chemicals commonly contribute to the manufacture of everyday products. For workers in the pharmaceutical, chemical or food production industries, they may be exposed to some potentially...

Asbestos removal is dangerous for workers

The dangers of asbestos have come to light in the past couple of decades. People exposed to this once common substance still deal with the complex health disorders that may result. Illinois residents have undergone extensive renovations in homes and businesses to rid...

What are the stages of mesothelioma?

Every year, there are approximately 3,000 new cases of mesothelioma. This form of cancer is caused primarily by the inhalation of asbestos and can affect people working in military, construction and manufacturing industries. Once a person inhales the microscopic...