High-profile GP wins $1.4m payout after asbestos exposure

Dr Bruce Reid was the GP who issued warnings about the Essendon doping regime before the scandal broke in 2012

Essendon's former club doctor will receive $1.4 million in compensation after developing mesothelioma resulting from asbestos exposure during building work on his home.

Dr Bruce Reid
Dr Bruce Reid. Photo: Fairfax

Dr Bruce Reid, a Melbourne GP, was one of the few senior staff members to warn management of the risks of the club's notorious doping regime&nbsp