Owens Corning To Pay Asbestos Victims $5.2B
All told, the company will pay out $8.6 billion on $13.6 billion in claims. A substantial chunk of that payment—about 5.2 billion—will go to people who suffered adverse health effects from exposure to asbestos in Owens Corning’s products.
The agreement with the asbestos claimants was complicated and had been months in the making. But the arrangement announced Wednesday coalesced only recently,...
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