Asbestos-related cancer victims' compensation victory

The Supreme Court has ruled that insurance liability was "triggered" at the time mesothelioma victims were exposed to asbestos dust.

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Union welcome compensation ruling

A ruling by the Supreme Court has cleared the way for compensation payments by insurance firms to the families of people who died after exposure to asbestos.

The UNITE union has welcomed the ruling saying it will affect many of the two thousand five hundred people who are diagnosed with mesothelioma every year.

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