Blog Archives

Facebook User Name

Hi Friends, We now have a Facebook User name for our Facebook page. You can contact us on @AsbestosSARAG our page can be found at fb.me/AsbestosSARAG. You can message us on m.me/AsbestosSARAG Thanks

Posted in Campaigns, News

Social Media

We are now on social media. Search ‘South Yorkshire Asbestos Victims Support Group’ on Facebook and like our page, alternatively if you prefer twitter search for our user handler @AsbestosSARAG

Posted in Campaigns, News

Action Mesothelioma Day 2016

Friday 1st July 2016 was a day to raise awareness of mesothelioma and remember victims of this terrible asbestos disease. We held an event a Sheffield Cathedral which was an opportunity for our supporters to meet and listen to talks from our

Posted in Campaigns, News

Press Release: Charities furious at one-sided MoJ Mesothelioma reform consultation

Charities meeting the Justice Minister, Helen Grant on the 23 September, will express their anger and frustration concerning the consultation Reforming Mesothelioma Claims. The consultation constitutes the Review of the exemption for mesothelioma sufferers from legal costs under the Legal

Posted in News

Asbestos Victims 100% Justice Campaign

Currently, if neither previous employers nor their insurer can be traced, asbestos victims cannot obtain rightful compensation through the courts. The Mesothelioma Bill seeks in part to redress this appalling injustice by making compensation available to asbestos victims who are

Posted in Campaigns, News

SARAG Trustees

SARAG currently has five Trustees, who meet regularly to discuss organisational matters and the work of the charity. The Trustees have varied experience and we are always keen to encourage new Trustees to join SARAG to help manage and guide

Posted in News

SARAG General Meetings

Everyone is welcome to come along to our monthly meetings, which take place at different venues around South Yorkshire and dates, times and venues are given below. If you would like any further information, please contact 01709 360 672. July

Posted in Meetings & Events, News

Air-Ways

SARAG was delighted to be awarded funding from the Big Lottery Fund, Awards For All programme for our Air-ways project, which is a 12 month health initiative aimed at people with respiratory conditions including asbestos-related conditions. There are six Air-ways

Posted in Meetings & Events, News