Asbestos Lawsuits and Legal Advice
Asbestos compensation claims for all types of asbestos induced diseases arising from workplace exposure
Many asbestos lawsuits have been filed successfully by people who have been exposed to asbestos in the workplace. Prolonged exposure to asbestos dust and fibres invariably lead to various asbestos induced diseases. They include peritoneal mesothelioma, pleural mesothelioma, asbestosis and asbestos lung cancer.
If you suffer from any of these diseases, then you are eligible to make a compensation claim and file an asbestos lawsuit. Claims should be made immediately the disease is diagnosed and in cases where the victim dies from an asbestos induced disease, next of kin can still make a claim. Even if your former employer may no longer be operating, you can still obtain compensation from the insurer. In addition, if you are diagnosed with an asbestos induced disease many years after you were exposed and you are unable to identify the employer or asbestos manufacturer responsible, sound legal advice will still enable you to secure government help.
Before you can file an asbestos lawsuit, you will need to find out what your legal rights are by first contacting an asbestos injury lawyer with experience handling compensation claims for asbestos induced diseases and cancers.