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Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Today Marks the 34th Anniversary of the Love Canal Tragedy

Superfund Sites and located throughout the United States. Today marks the 34th anniversary of the "Love Canal Tragedy." Workers have been exposed to toxic substances and many have had little recourse in finding medical treatment and preventative care since most occupational disease claims are routinely denied by employers and workers' compensation insurance companies. Now delays are further hampering the cleanups.

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