Understanding Secondary Asbestos Exposure: Impacts on Loved Ones

Asbestos exposure is a well-known health risk that has been extensively studied and documented in recent years. However, many people may not realize that the danger extends beyond those directly exposed to asbestos at home or work. Secondary asbestos exposure can seriously impact family members and loved ones who may never have set foot in an asbestos-contaminated area. Today, we will explore the concept of secondary asbestos exposure, its health implications, and the legal recourse available to those affected.

Is Asbestos in Old Subway Cars?

The Metropolitan Transit Authority serves New York City’s seven million residents daily through its massive system of buses and subways. Over the course of the past decade, a total of 2,580 subway cars retired from the MTA have been submerged off the coasts of states such as Delaware and New Jersey, where they are being used to create artificial reefs.
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