What is the difference between mesothelioma lawsuits and asbestos trust fund claims?

For decades, the use of products containing asbestos was widespread across numerous industries in the United States. Between the 1930s and the 1970s — when the use of asbestos was restricted in the U.S. — hundreds of thousands of workers and ordinary citizens were exposed to asbestos, putting them at risk of developing mesothelioma cancer, asbestosis, lung cancer, or other diseases linked to asbestos. (more…)

By |2020-06-25T22:12:28+00:00June 25th, 2020|Mesothelioma and Asbestos|Comments Off on What is the difference between mesothelioma lawsuits and asbestos trust fund claims?

First Mesothelioma Death Among 9/11 First Responders Reported in Pennsylvania

The first death linked to mesothelioma cancer among 9/11 first responders has been reported in Pennsylvania. Experts say that the case may be the first of thousands of mesothelioma deaths among emergency workers who worked at Ground Zero in the days and weeks following terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in 2001. (more…)

By |2019-12-17T22:32:00+00:00December 3rd, 2019|Mesothelioma and Asbestos|Comments Off on First Mesothelioma Death Among 9/11 First Responders Reported in Pennsylvania

Military veterans at risk of mesothelioma and other diseases from asbestos exposure

Products containing asbestos were widely used by the U.S. military from the 1930s until the 1970s.

If you or a loved one served in the US Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force, Coast Guard, or Merchant Marines and were diagnosed with mesothelioma or other asbestos-related diseases, you may be eligible to file a lawsuit and seek compensation. (more…)

By |2019-12-17T22:34:32+00:00September 30th, 2019|Mesothelioma and Asbestos|Comments Off on Military veterans at risk of mesothelioma and other diseases from asbestos exposure

Asbestos exposure victims may be at risk of mesothelioma cancer

Workers and other individuals who were exposed to asbestos may be at risk of developing mesothelioma cancer. Patients who have been diagnosed with mesothelioma may be eligible to file a lawsuit against the companies that manufactured the asbestos products to which they were exposed. (more…)

By |2019-12-17T22:36:45+00:00August 2nd, 2019|Mesothelioma and Asbestos|Comments Off on Asbestos exposure victims may be at risk of mesothelioma cancer