Asbestos

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Huntington Beach Students Expected To Resume Classes Thursday With Asbestos Abatement Underway

Affected schools in Ocean View School District have been shut down for the last seven days after an asbestos fiber was found in a wipe test at Hope View Elementary.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/14/2014

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Angry Parents Demand Answers As OC Schools Remain Closed For Asbestos Testing

Frustrated Oak View Elementary students and parents in Huntington Beach marched in front of the Ocean View School District office Monday morning, hoping someone would explain when the children will return to class.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/13/2014

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1,600 Young Students Without Classrooms As Asbestos Cleanups Continue

Three elementary schools in Huntington Beach have been shut down due to concerns of asbestos, leaving hundreds of parents to figure out where their children will be going to class in the weeks ahead.

10/10/2014

Parents were furious Wednesday when the Ocean View School Board refused to answer any more questions about asbestos. (credit: CBS)

Parents Outraged Over Asbestos Exposure Inside Huntington Beach Schools

“You guys are putting a child in danger,” said one parent.

10/08/2014

Ocean View School District expert Kerry Rubin confirms one classroom in the 11-school district tested positive for asbestos October 7, 2014. (credit: CBS)

Huntington Beach School With Asbestos To Stay Closed Indefinitely

At least one Huntington Beach school will remain closed indefinitely, and two more through the end of the week, after classrooms tested positive for asbestos.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/08/2014

Ocean View School District expert Kerry Rubin confirms one classroom in the 11-school district tested positive for asbestos October 7, 2014. (credit: CBS)

Huntington Beach Schools Remain Closed As Expert Confirms Classroom Tested Positive For Asbestos

Eleven Huntington Beach schools will remain closed for at least another week after an expert confirmed Tuesday a classroom tested positive for asbestos.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/07/2014

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OC Schools To Be Tested For Asbestos In Wake Of Removal Efforts

An Orange County school district will test every room in its 11 schools for asbestos after questions were raised about whether students were exposed to carcinogenic dust during construction projects earlier this school year.

10/07/2014

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Several Kids Kept Home From School Over Asbestos Contamination Concerns

Several parents in Huntington Beach kept their children out of class Friday over concerns of asbestos contamination.

10/03/2014

A Huntington Beach school board official says this notice announcing a halt to asbestos abatement on Sept. 17 wasn't made quickly enough. (Screenshot: OVSD.org)

Huntington Beach Schools Suspend Asbestos Removal Effort In Response To Complaints

School officials in Huntington Beach have halted an asbestos abatement project after hearing complaints from parents and a vocal school board member.

09/26/2014

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Fanning Elementary Students To Return To School Tuesday After Earthquake Causes Damage

An elementary school in Brea remained closed Monday after officials were concerned about asbestos exposure from damage caused by Friday’s 5.1-magnitude earthquake.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/31/2014

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Glendora Residents Anticipate Mudslides From Approaching Storms: ‘Expecting The Worst’

Residents in Glendora have hardly moved on from the damage left to their properties and surrounding land by the Colby Fire in January — now they face a new threat.

02/25/2014

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Dramatic Radio Recordings Capture Firefighters Battling Blaze At Historic South LA Church

A demolition crew arrived Wednesday to survey the damage after a massive fire at a historic two-story church in South Los Angeles gutted the building and injured two firefighters.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/09/2013

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Developer Gets 4 Years In Prison For Violating Asbestos Handling Laws

A developer has been sentenced to four years in prison for violating asbestos handling laws during the renovation of an apartment complex in the San Fernando Valley.

06/08/2011

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