Mesothelioma is rare. A mesothelioma diagnosis is a life changing event. Mesothelioma is believed to be caused by one thing, exposure to asbestos.
Where were you exposed to this deadly material? This is the most difficult question because asbestos was commonly used as a heat resistant material in many products throughout the world. Asbestos is a naturally occurring mineral with long and thin fibers and if you breathe in these fibers, they may damage your lungs.
According to the British Lung Foundation, there are four main diseases associated with asbestos.
- Non-malignant pleural disease
- Asbestos-related lung cancer, and
Who is at risk for these asbestos related diseases?
- Dry wall tapers
- Power plant workers
- Auto manufacturing workers
- Military personnel
And even your family may be at risk from secondary exposure from someone who worked with or worked around asbestos.
Many of the original manufacturers of asbestos are gone. The company may no longer be in business or bankrupt. So, what can you do?
An Asbestos Trust Fund has been created to assure that you too will have an opportunity to be compensated for this terrible thing that has happened to you. These companies have been forced to set aside billions of dollars to help people like you! However, it is important to act because the damages are great, and so many people have been impacted that no one knows how long this trust fund will last.
Contact us today to discuss what we can do to help you in this process. It doesn’t matter where you are, because we will come to you.