Factory owner admits exposing workers to asbestos

Factory owner admits exposing workers to asbestos
An Avon man has admitted that he knowingly subjected untrained workers — including a 16-year-old boy — to asbestos at a Rochester warehouse, court records show. Anastasios “Taso” Kolokouris, 32, pleaded guilty Tuesday to violating federal Clean Air …
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State tests show no asbestos danger in Niagara clerk's office
LOCKPORT – Niagara County officials and a union leader said Friday that state testing in the Niagara County clerk's office showed no danger resulting from the removal of floor tiles containing asbestos in late January. “Air sampling came back negative …
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For families, justice elusive over deadliness of asbestos
Their lawsuits in federal court in Buffalo allege that the agreements were designed to fend off future asbestos-related claims by workers such as Joe Muir and were motivated by a desire to escape multimillion-dollar judgments. “Their hope is you'll …
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