A Survey Of Asbestos Litigation - Nationally And In Indiana

Articles & Publications

December 22, 2008

Reprinted with permission from the Indiana Law Review, all rights reserved.

Before its rapid fall from grace, asbestos was considered a "magic mineral" that could be used in countless products to provide protection and comfort to all mankind.  Immune to destruction by fire, water, and chemicals, it was thought that it would be "a slow and unsafe world if, suddenly, all asbestos were taken away from homes, from industries, and from
transportation."

View Document(s):