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Justice Committee decision on the future of mesothelioma claims ‘overcautious’ to tackle growing rise in claims

Today’s announcement by the Justice Select Committee that it recommends the Government to carry out a further review and then to launch an additional consultation before implementation of the LASPO reforms into mesothelioma claims is overly cautious and the findings of the Committee’s report are insufficiently balanced based on the evidence given to it, says leading occupational health lawyer.

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By Derek Adamson

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