Allen, Laurie, Kazan-, fl. 1940s-present, anti-asbestos campaigner

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Allen, Laurie, Kazan-, fl. 1940s-present, anti-asbestos campaigner

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fl. 1940s-present


Laurie Kazan-Allen studied history at Brandeis University (BA 1969). She is the founding editor, in 1990, of the 'British asbestos newsletter' (BAN), a quarterly publication distributed to victim support groups, environmentalists, solicitors, academics, medical personnel and research bodies in over thirty countries. Since 1999, Kazan-Allen has been as the coordinator of the International Ban Asbestos Secretariat. She is the sister of American asbestos litigator Steven Kazan.


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Stub created by Anna-K Mayer, 9 March 2017




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