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Action Mesothelioma Day

EDM number 2056 in 2010-12, proposed by Annette Brooke on 11/07/2011.
Categorised under the topics of Diseases and Industrial health and safety.

That this House congratulates the many asbestos support groups throughout the country who on 1 July 2011 came together to remember the thousands of people who have died of mesothelioma, an asbestos-related disease for which there is no cure; expresses concern that the British mesothelioma death rate is the highest in the world; is concerned at thisand the rising number of deaths of teachers and other support workers working inschools due tothe large number of schools which still contain asbestos; commends the work of the Asbestos in Schools Group; and calls on the Government to adopt US-style policies of disclosure with local authorities and governors, providing an annual update to parents and teachers on the condition and management of asbestos in schools.

This motion has been signed by a total of 42 MPs.

MPDateConstituencyPartyType
Annette Brooke11/07/2011Mid Dorset and North PooleLiberal DemocratProposed
Mike Hancock11/07/2011Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSeconded
Bob Russell11/07/2011ColchesterLiberal DemocratSeconded
Mark Durkan12/07/2011FoyleSocial Democratic and Labour PartySeconded
Jim Dobbin12/07/2011Heywood and MiddletonLabourSeconded
Alan Meale12/07/2011MansfieldLabourSeconded
Hywel Williams12/07/2011ArfonPlaid CymruSigned
Andrew George12/07/2011St IvesLiberal DemocratSigned
Paul Flynn12/07/2011Newport WestLabourSigned
Kelvin Hopkins12/07/2011Luton NorthLabourSigned
Margaret Ritchie12/07/2011South DownSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
Steve Rotheram13/07/2011Liverpool, WaltonLabourSigned
Tom Blenkinsop13/07/2011Middlesbrough South and East ClevelandLabourSigned
Stephen Williams13/07/2011Bristol WestLiberal DemocratSigned
Linda Riordan13/07/2011HalifaxLabourSigned
Jeremy Corbyn13/07/2011Islington NorthLabourSigned
Martin Caton13/07/2011GowerLabourSigned
John McDonnell13/07/2011Hayes and HarlingtonLabourSigned
Naomi Long13/07/2011Belfast EastAllianceSigned
Cathy Jamieson13/07/2011Kilmarnock and LoudounLabourSigned
Dennis Skinner13/07/2011BolsoverLabourSigned
Jim Shannon13/07/2011StrangfordDUPSigned
Mary Glindon14/07/2011North TynesideLabourSigned
John Leech14/07/2011Manchester, WithingtonLiberal DemocratSigned
Kevin Barron14/07/2011Rother ValleyLabourSigned
John Mann14/07/2011BassetlawLabourSigned
Tony Lloyd14/07/2011Manchester CentralLabourSigned
Jim Sheridan14/07/2011Paisley and Renfrewshire NorthLabourSigned
Grahame Morris18/07/2011EasingtonLabourSigned
Graham Stringer18/07/2011Blackley and BroughtonLabourSigned
Peter Bottomley18/07/2011Worthing WestConservativeSigned
David Crausby18/07/2011Bolton North EastLabourSigned
David Heyes18/07/2011Ashton-under-LyneLabourSigned
Nigel Dodds19/07/2011Belfast NorthDUPSigned
Hugh Bayley19/07/2011York CentralLabourSigned
John Pugh20/07/2011SouthportLiberal DemocratSigned
Lindsay Roy11/08/2011GlenrothesLabourSigned
Rosie Cooper05/09/2011West LancashireLabourSigned
Lady Hermon14/09/2011North DownIndependentSigned
Jon Cruddas17/10/2011Dagenham and RainhamLabourSigned
Mark Tami24/10/2011Alyn and DeesideLabourSigned
Andrew Miller01/11/2011Ellesmere Port and NestonLabourSigned

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