South Yorkshire industrial workers take cancer fight to High Court

South Yorkshire industrial workers take cancer fight to High Court
 

More than 100 South Yorkshire industrial workers suffering from cancer and respiratory diseases are to take their legal fight to the High Court in October.
They are among 350 coke oven workers from around the country who say their illnesses are related to exposure to harmful dust and fumes decades ago, and are now making claims against British Steel and British Coal.
The progress of the claims is to be reviewed by the High Court in October, one year after formal legal action commenced.
Among those involved in the legal action is the family of Terry Jones, from Killamarsh, who died at the... read more

 
9 August 2014 in Yorkshire & Humber, Views: 19
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