“Devil In the Dust” – Australia’s Old Wunderlich Factory for Asbestos Cement

“Devil in the Dust” is the title for an online, multimedia story about disease in persons who lived, played and worked in the vicinity of Australia’s old Wunderlich asbestos cement factory in the Melbourne area. The online story presentation from Australia’s  Herald Sun is notable for both its substance and its form. The interactive graphics are both powerful and useful. Investigative journalism continues its resurgence, but, as here, lacking adequate science and context.


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Since becoming a lawyer in 1983, Kirk’s over 30 years of practice have focused on advising a wide range of corporations, associations, and individuals (as both plaintiffs and defendants) on both tort and commercial law issues centered around “mass torts.”


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