The Building Tradesman Newspaper

State AFL-CIO gives nod to to Whitmer for governor


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Falsely accused jobless claimants to get another day in court


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NMU invites students for a stay in The Woods


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Congress gets to work on multi-employer pension reform plan


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Senate party-line vote gives GOP majority on labor board

By Mark Gruenberg
PAI Staff Writer ..

Insulators urge: 'Unite for a Cure' for mesothelioma

Battling the deadly scourge of mesothelioma and other occupational lung diseases, was the topic of a two-day symposium last month put on by the Heat and Frost Insulators International in Florida.  While these diseases pose a grave risk to all constructions workers, the insulators and asbestos workers have the highest exposure rate and, unfortunately, the highest mortality rate.   ..