Monthly Archives: December 2015

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COAL MINERS: Free help filing Black Lung Claims (Dawes, WV)

Category : Uncategorized

ATTENTION COAL MINERS

FREE HELP WITH FILING FEDERAL BLACK LUNG CLAIMS WILL BE AVAILABLE

FRIDAY, JANUARY 29TH

FROM 9:00AM – 4:00PM

AT CABIN CREEK HEALTH SYSTEMS IN DAWES

To file a claim you will need:

  1. Proof of your coal mine employment (W2s, pay stubs, or employment letters).
  2. Your work history with approximate dates of employment and name of company. Do not go and get social security record because it is expensive.
  3. A certified copy of your marriage certificate, spouse’s social security number and date of birth.

For More Information Call 304-595-5006


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ABC Report: Four Queensland Miners Diagnosed with Black Lung

Category : Dr. Cecile Rose

“Four Queensland coal miners have been diagnosed with ‘black lung’ – a potentially fatal disease thought to have been eradicated in Australia more than 60 years ago.”

Dr. Cecile Rose from National Jewish Health is featured in this broadcast from Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Broadcast: 01/12/2015
Reporter: Matt Peacock

View the video and/or read the transcript here:

http://www.abc.net.au/7.30/content/2015/s4363934.htm