WASHINGTON, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Compensation Center is expanding their Victims Outreach initiative for diagnosed individuals with this rare form of cancer who were exposed to asbestos as a power plant worker, in the hopes of educating them about why hiring one of the nation's top mesothelioma attorneys is so incredibly vital when it comes to compensation. Before any diagnosed victim of mesothelioma, or their family, retains the services of a law firm to advance a mesothelioma compensation claim, they are urged to contact the Mesothelioma Compensation Center anytime at 866-714-6466 or by visiting http://MesotheliomaCompensationCenter.Com.
The Mesothelioma Compensation Center says, "If you are a former power plant worker and you have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, please call us at 866-714-6466 so we can carefully explain why it is incredibly vital that you only talk to one of the nation's most skilled and experienced mesothelioma compensation lawyers, especially if the exposure to asbestos took place in a coal fired energy plant.
"Mesothelioma compensation for former power plant workers can easily exceed one million dollars. The caveat is you must have one of the nation's top mesothelioma attorneys advancing your claim, as we would like to explain." http://MesotheliomaCompensationCenter.Com
Top States with coal fired power plants from the 1960s to the 1980s include:
- west Virginia
- North Carolina
For attribution please refer to the website titled, "Existing U.S. Coal Plants." http://www.sourcewatch.org/index.php/Existing_U.S._Coal_Plants
Information About Mesothelioma From The Mesothelioma Compensation Center For Diagnosed Victims And Their Families:
According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, the average age for a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma is 72 years old. Each year between 2,500 and 3,000 US citizens will be diagnosed with mesothelioma. The Mesothelioma Compensation Center says, "Based on our experience frequently mesothelioma is initially misdiagnosed as pneumonia."
High risk groups for exposure to asbestos include the U.S. Navy Veterans, shipyard workers, oil refinery workers, manufacturing workers, steel mill workers, power plant workers, plumbers, electricians, auto mechanics, miners, machinists or construction workers. Typically the exposure to asbestos occurred in the 1950's, 1960's, 1970's or 1980's. http://MesotheliomaCompensationCenter.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 Compensation Center receives a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma could live in any state including California, New York, Florida, Texas, Illinois, Rhode Island, Ohio, Iowa, Indiana, Missouri, Kentucky, Tennessee, North Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Missouri, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota, Wyoming, Colorado, New Mexico, Nevada, Utah, Arizona, Idaho or Alaska.
For an up-to-date map from the CDC showing the states with the highest incidence of mesothelioma please refer to their web site on this topic. http://www2.cdc.gov/drds/worldreportdata/figuretabledetailsarchive.asp?FigureTableID=139&GroupRefNumber=F07-02
The Mesothelioma Compensation Center says, "If you call us at 866-714-6466, we will see to it that you have instant access to the nation's most skilled mesothelioma attorneys, because we really do want to make certain you or your families receive the best possible mesothelioma compensation settlement for this rare form of cancer. No other group in the U.S. offers this service." http://MesotheliomaCompensationCenter.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
M. Thomas Martin
SOURCE Mesothelioma Compensation Center