Antique Cars and Mesothelioma

Auto mechanics are at risk of developing mesothelioma, a rare cancer caused from asbestos exposure that can take 20-50 years to develop. Asbestos was commonly used in the production of older car parts, including including brakes, clutches and heat seals.

This site contains information that can help inform home and professional mechanics of the dangers of asbestos and the steps involved if affected.