Asbestos: Be Safe. Be Smart. – Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) Hosts Educational Program for Ambler Community

AMBLER, Pa.--()--The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO), the largest independent non-profit organization in the U.S. that combines education, advocacy, and community support, is hosting “Asbestos: Be Safe. Be Smart.” on Monday, August 17, 2015, at 7:00 pm at The First Presbyterian Church of Ambler, Pennsylvania. The presentation will provide education about prevention of asbestos disease to families, employers/employees, and government officials and discuss:

· Dangers of asbestos exposure.

· What to do if asbestos is found in your home and related issues.

· What is mesothelioma, its symptoms? Where to go for treatment?

   

WHAT:

ADAO’s Presents: “Asbestos: Be Safe. Be Smart.”

 

WHEN:

Monday, August 17, 2015, 7 PM – 8:30 PM

 

WHERE:

The First Presbyterian Church of Ambler PA

4 S. Ridge Ave. (rear entrance)
Ambler, PA 19002
 

WHY:

To share information and provide support to those affected by asbestos-related diseases, including survivors, families, government officials. Experts will be presenting up-to-date information about:

· Dangers of asbestos,
· What to do if asbestos is found in your home and related issues.
· What are asbestos-related diseases, their symptoms? Where to go for treatment?
 

WHO:

Speakers dedicated to preventing asbestos-caused diseases:

· Opening – Marilyn Amento, Ambler Resident, Mesothelioma Widow, ADAO Volunteer
· Where is Asbestos? What Do You Do With It? – J. Brent Kynoch, Managing Director of Environmental Information Association (EIA)
· Diagnosing and Treating Asbestos-Related Diseases – Keith Cengel, MD, PhD, Radiation Oncologist, Penn Mesothelioma and Pleural Program
· Prevention: Where Knowledge & Action Unite – Linda Reinstein, President/CEO & Co-Founder of the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO), Mesothelioma Widow
· What’s Happening in Ambler? – Citizens for a Better Ambler
 

ABOUT ADAO:

The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) was founded by Linda Reinstein and Doug Larkin in 2004 and headquartered in Redondo Beach, California. ADAO is the largest independent 501(c)(3) nonprofit in the U.S. dedicated to preventing asbestos exposure, eliminating asbestos-related diseases, and protecting asbestos victims’ civil rights through education, advocacy, and community initiatives. ADAO, a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, does not make legal referrals. www.asbestosdiseaseawareness.org

Contacts

Media:
Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO)
Marilyn Amento, 310-251-7477
Marilyn@AsbestosDiseaseAwareness.org

Contacts

Media:
Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO)
Marilyn Amento, 310-251-7477
Marilyn@AsbestosDiseaseAwareness.org