File 2 - Distribution of 'Asbestos facts' to individuals affected by asbestos

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GB 249 OEDA/C/2/14/2


Distribution of 'Asbestos facts' to individuals affected by asbestos


  • 2000-2007 (Creation)

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6 archive boxes

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From ten lever arch files inscribed 'Asbestos facts cases' (or 'AF cases'), followed by AF numbers (e.g. 'No. 918-No.1058), followed by date range (e.g. 'Apr. 03-Dec. 03'), followed by volume number (e.g. '8')

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Correspondence (occasionally just covering letter) with individuals affected by asbestos. Includes telephone memoranda, occasionally sensitive personal data, copies of death certificates, etc.

In reverse chronological order by receipt of inquiry. Each inquirer received an Asbestos Facts (AF) number,1324 in toto.

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  • English



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