Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Air Force Veteran Warns of Burn Pit Hazards

A former member of the US Air Force, Tony Roles, tells of his exposure to toxic waste dust and fumes of burn pits in Iraq. He was stationed at Balas Air Force Base in Iraq as a weather forecaster. Upon his return he was diagnosed with a rare blood disorder.

Exposures to burn pits in Iraq and Afghanistan have give rise to a multiple of law suits against government contractors who operated the burn pits.

Click here to read more about the chemical exposures in Afghanistan and Iraq.
Click here to read more about the Iraq and Afghanistan worksite chemical exposure cancer claims.