NEW YORK, June 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "The biggest mistake we see construction workers, plumbers, or anyone in the skilled trades with mesothelioma make is to not think their compensation claim could be worth as much as it is. Depending on the extent of the asbestos exposure and how or where it occurred, a diagnosed person's compensation could be in the low six figures or it could exceed one million dollars.
"So that a recently diagnosed construction or skilled trades worker knows what their potential financial compensation claim could be worth, we offer on-the-spot access to some of the most skilled, experienced, and qualified mesothelioma attorneys in the United States. This mesothelioma claim evaluation is free as we would like to discuss anytime at 800-714-0303 and there is no obligation to hire the attorney. However, these really are some of the nation's top mesothelioma attorneys, so it would be a very good starting point as far as the potential value of the claim and what might be involved for the diagnosed person." http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com
Specific types of construction workers or skilled trades workers the Mesothelioma Victims Center specializes in assisting include:
- Boiler Technicians
For a family seeking more information about mesothelioma please refer to the National Cancer Institute's website on this topic: https://www.cancer.gov/types/mesothelioma/patient/mesothelioma-treatment-pdq.
For a listing a banned asbestos products for construction workers please refer to the EPA's website on this topic: https://www.epa.gov/asbestos/us-federal-bans-asbestos
Each year about 3000 US citizens will be diagnosed with mesothelioma. Mesothelioma is caused by exposure to asbestos. High -risk work groups for exposure to asbestos include US Navy Veterans, power plant workers, shipyard workers, oil refinery workers, steel mill workers, miners, manufacturing workers, pulp or paper mill workers, millwrights, welders, plumbers, electricians, auto mechanics, machinists, construction workers, rail road workers, and firemen. Typically, the exposure to asbestos for these types of workers occurred in the 1950's, 1960's, 1970's, or 1980's.
The average age for a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma is about 70 years old. Frequently victims of mesothelioma are initially misdiagnosed with pneumonia. http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com
According to the CDC the states indicated with the highest incidence of mesothelioma include Maine, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Ohio, West Virginia, Virginia, Michigan, Illinois, Minnesota, Louisiana, Washington, and Oregon.
However, based on the calls the Mesothelioma Victims Center receives a construction worker or plumber with mesothelioma could live in any state including New York, Florida, California, Texas, Illinois, Ohio, Iowa, Indiana, Missouri, North Carolina, Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, Alabama, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota, Wyoming, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, Nevada, Arizona, Idaho, or Alaska.
The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "As we would like to explain anytime at 800-714-0303 if a person who has been diagnosed with mesothelioma wants the best possible compensation it is vital they have the nation's most skilled, and experienced mesothelioma lawyers." http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com
For more information about mesothelioma please refer to the National Institutes of Health's web site related to this rare form of cancer: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/mesothelioma.html
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SOURCE Mesothelioma Victims Center