Workers’ Compensation News - July 14, 2003 Volume 1 Issue 18

 AFL-CIO President John J. Sweeney Calls Asbestos Compensation Legislation

ILO: Work hazards kill millions, cost billions

New Jersey Labor Department to provide UI benefits to any laid-off part-time worker

Congress Takes Up Legislation to Overhaul the Asbestos Compensation System

NIOSH Publishes New Edition of Lung Disease Data Report - Updates Resource With Newest Available Statistics

Mesothelioma Deaths Up 3 Fold in Great Britain

Bush Administration Rejects Reporting of Ergonomic Injuries to OSHA

Victims forgotten in asbestos proposal- Stop the Hatch Act!

Nancy Gelman 2nd Annual Walk/Run - Saturday, Sept. 20, 2003 10 am You Can Help Cure Breast Cancer

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