WASHINGTON, April 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Compensation Center says, "If you have been diagnosed with mesothelioma and you are wondering what to do about hiring a lawyer to help with the compensation claim, even the top mesothelioma attorneys in the nation will want to talk to you. This is especially true if you are a US Navy Veteran, oil refinery worker, or power plant worker.
"Depending on what state the exposure to asbestos took place in, the mesothelioma compensation settlement can frequently exceed one million dollars, but only to those who have the nation's most experienced mesothelioma representing them.
"If you have recently been diagnosed with mesothelioma, or this is a family member, please call us anytime at 866-714-6466 so we can make some suggestions about specific lawyers and law firms you should be talking to. When it comes to getting the best possible mesothelioma financial compensation, you need a full-time mesothelioma attorney who has a track record of getting the best results nationwide for their clients.
"We also want to emphasize the lawyers we suggest make house calls; in other words, they come to you for a free compensation evaluation. Don't hire a local personal injury lawyer with little-to-no experience handling mesothelioma compensation claims when you could be talking to the nation's best mesothelioma lawyers." http://MesotheliomaCompensationCenter.Com
Tips for hiring a lawyer to assist with a mesothelioma financial claim from the Mesothelioma Compensation Center:
- A minimum of four examples where he/she has helped a diagnosed person with mesothelioma receive a one million-dollar settlement or more within the last twelve months.
- Get a lawyer that handles mesothelioma compensation claims on a nationwide basis and always ask them for references.
The Center says, "Don't hire a local personal-injury lawyer that does not handle mesothelioma compensation claims on a full time basis. A little known secret we want you to know about is that------the nation's best mesothelioma attorneys will travel to the home of a diagnosed person and provide them with a free compensation evaluation along with references on the spot.
"Before you hire an attorney to help with a mesothelioma compensation claim, please call us at 866-714-6466 to ensure you are talking to the top mesothelioma lawyers in the United States." http://MesotheliomaCompensationCenter.Com
High risk groups for exposure to asbestos include the US Navy Veterans, power plant workers, shipyard workers, oil refinery workers, public utility workers, hydro-electric workers chemical plant workers, nuclear power plant workers, manufacturing workers, plumbers, electricians, and welders. Typically the exposure to asbestos occurred in the 1950's, 1960's, 1970's, or 1980's.
US Navy Veterans account for a significant portion of all diagnosed victims of mesothelioma each year. According to the US Centers for Disease Control the average age for a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma is 72 years old. Each year between 2500, and 3000 US citizens will be diagnosed with mesothelioma. Mesothelioma is attributable to exposure to asbestos.
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, a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma could live in any state including California, New York, Florida, Texas, Illinois, Ohio, Missouri, North Carolina, Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, Alabama, Kansas, Nebraska, New Mexico, Utah, Arizona, Nevada, Idaho, or Alaska.
The Mesothelioma Compensation Center says, "If you call us at 866-714-6466, we will see to it that you have on the spot access to the nation's most skilled, and experienced mesothelioma attorneys, because these incredibly skilled legal experts consistently get the best financial compensation results for their clients on a nationwide basis." 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