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Asbestos: Real and Present Danger

27th November 2020 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Free

A conference for Trade Unions and Supporters to find out about why asbestos is still posing a real danger. 

Friday 27th November 2020

9.30am – 12.30pm via zoom

  • Find out about the dangers of asbestos
  • The work of the Asbestos Victims Support Groups
  • Victim’s Voice – Hear from victims
  • The campaign for justice by the Asbestos Victims Support Groups Forum
  • The difficulties faced by victims and researches in the current pandemic
  • What happens now – Trade Agreements – Post Brexit

Speakers will include

  • Asbestos Victims Support Groups and the Forum
  • Victims and families including Peggy Walker, Susan Ellis and David Brown. We will also pay tribute to Nirmala Gurung – grassroots activist featured in the film ‘Breathless’
  • Professor Sanjay Popat – Consultant Medical Oncologist – Royal Marsden Hospital
  • Unite the Union
  • Nick Dearden, Director of Global Justice Now

Booking is essential via Eventbrite:

 Book HERE

Conference organised by

Derbyshire Asbestos Support Team, Yorkshire and Humberside Victims Support Group and Asbestos Support Central England

                                    

Details

Date:
27th November 2020
Time:
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Cost:
Free

Venue

Zoom

Organiser

joanne.gordon@asbestossupport.co.uk
Phone:
01246 380415