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The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) is the largest independent nonprofit in the U.S. dedicated to preventing asbestos exposure to eliminate mesothelioma, lung cancer, and all other asbestos-related diseases through education, advocacy and community initiatives. Annually, nearly 40,000 Americans die from preventable asbestos-caused diseases. www.adao.us
The Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency was established in 2013 to provide a national focus on asbestos issues.
The agency has broad responsibilities which are not limited to workplace safety, but also include environmental and public health concerns. www.asbestossafety.gov.au
Bristol-Myers Squibb is a leading global biopharma company focused on discovering, developing and delivering innovative medicines for patients with serious diseases in areas including oncology, hematology, immunology, cardiovascular and neuroscience. Our employees work every day to transform patients' lives through science. www.bms.com
The Canadian Mesothelioma Foundation is a registered charity founded by people personally affected by mesothelioma. We raise awareness about the link between mesothelioma and asbestos, and support those affected by mesothelioma. We also provide grants to mesothelioma programs and are currently developing a network of expertise in diagnosis and treatment across Canada. www.cmfonline.org
The International Thoracic Oncology Nurses Forum (ITONF) is a global group of thoracic oncology nurses operating since 2009. ITONF works tirelessly to promote improvements in nursing care for patient benefit within the fast-changing landscape of thoracic oncology nursing. www.itonf.com
Since 1974, Kazan Law has been dedicated to representing mesothelioma victims. We have been winning jury and court trials, getting precedent-setting rulings that make California asbestos law, and obtaining justice for our clients. Kazan Law was recognized by The Wall Street Journal as America's most important asbestos bankruptcy trust lawyers. www.kazanlaw.com