Claims of wage cheating hit asbestos firms

by Beth Daley and Bruce Gellerman Federal prosecutors are investigating an asbestos-removal company active in the Boston area to see whether the firm withheld wages...

Renovation boom revives a deadly demon for Massachusetts workers

Thousands of workers are routinely exposed to danger asbestos without adequate safety protections. The gap between regulation and on-the-ground conditions at job sites can lead to incurable cancer.