About Dr. Yvonne Waterman
Dr. Yvonne Waterman is the founder and president of the European Asbestos Forum Foundation (EAF), which will have an international asbestos conference for all asbestos professionals on September 26th at the Hilton Canary Wharf Hotel in London. The main topic: ‘Asbestos & Industry’.
The PRYSM Group is pleased to work together with the EAF; for as the EAF motto says, ‘Sharing makes us stronger!’ The EAF strives to increase awareness, knowledge and networks across borders and professional sectors in the workplace, home and environment in order to prevent future asbestos victims.
In everyday life, Yvonne is the director of Waterman Legal Consultancy, which specialises in asbestos law, in particular relating to real estate. She received a Ph.D. from Erasmus University Rotterdam for her work on employers’ liability for occupational accidents and diseases.
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