Wednesday, 16 January 2013

BBC News - NHS asbestos refund law opposed by insurance companies


 NHS asbestos refund law opposed by insurance companies

Legislation to refund the NHS in Wales for the cost of treating asbestos sufferers is unnecessary and impractical, say insurance firms.

They claim the cost of recovering the money would outweigh the benefit to the public purse.

Proposals going through the Welsh assembly would force businesses to pay the medical costs of staff who suffer from exposure to asbestos.

BBC News - NHS asbestos refund law opposed by insurance companies 

Posted by Stoker via Blogaway