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The cost to the NHS of treating asbestos related diseases

A consultation on a new legislation to allow the medical costs for treating the victims of asbestos-related diseases to be reclaimed has begun.

Campaigners said NHS Scotland spends more than £20m a year diagnosing and treating people from the effects of exposure to asbestos.

A proposed bill would allow the NHS to claw back those costs from companies who exposed their workers.

The legislation was brought forward by SNP backbencher Stuart McMillan.

The NHS has been able to recover the costs of treating the victims of accidents since 2003, where an individual makes a successful claim against a third party.

However, this principle does not cover diseases, and campaigners say a new law is needed to include asbestos-related conditions such as mesothelioma.

Graph Contract Services– We have over 25 years hands-on experience of working with asbestos in both residential & commercial premises. We offer free impartial advice based upon our years of experience.  Asbestos awareness can save lives!

If you need an asbestos survey, or a need a material sampling & analysing for asbestos, please contact Graph Contract Services on 07802 455049. We carry out asbestos sampling, asbestos management surveys, asbestos refurbishment surveys, asbestos demolition surveys, asbestos inspections, asbestos management of asbestos in domestic & non-domestic properties.

We work both local and nationally, having recently carried out asbestos surveys in Bristol, London, Manchester, Leeds, Wakefield, Bradford, Huddersfield, Halifax,

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Published Jan 12, 2015
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