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Mesothelioma Advocate Heather Von St. James to Speak at the Second Annual Mesothelioma Race for Justice 5K

August 16, 2019 | By msoria

Heather Von St. James just turned 50 but the last 14 years have been a whirlwind. When Heather was 36, she got a devastating and very surprising diagnosis: malignant pleural mesothelioma. She had just given birth to a girl three and a half months ago. Heather remembers the day she was diagnosed. “I was in […]

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Fines at U.S. Steel Plant Highlight Outsized Asbestos Threat in Allegheny County, Pa.

August 11, 2016

WASHINGTON – Federal regulators have levied fines totaling $170,000 against the U.S. Steel Corporation for exposing workers to asbestos at the company’s Coke Works facility in Clairton, Pa., according the following statement the Occupational Safety and Health Administration issued Monday: During the first week of February 2016, at the company’s coke production facility in Pittsburgh, five workers […]

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