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Mesothelioma - The human face of an asbestos epidemic

Mesothelioma is an incurable asbestos cancer. Asbestos remains Britain’s biggest workplace killer. More people die from asbestos related disease each year than on Britain’s roads (last year in Britain about 2,000 people died from mesothelioma).

This video, produced by Forum of Asbestos Victim Support Groups, tells the story of exposure to asbestos and the cancer it can cause, told by those who have first-hand knowledge.

View the video.

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