NEW YORK, Dec. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "Frequently we get an emotional call from the wife, adult son or daughter of person who was very recently diagnosed with mesothelioma and he died shortly after the confirmation of the diagnosis. Unfortunately, there was not enough time for their loved one to begin the compensation process and or to hire a qualified lawyer to assist. We are passionate advocates for the best possible financial compensation for people with mesothelioma and in unique situations like this we want to do everything possible to help the family get compensated.
"If a family is in this situation in any state we are urging them to call us anytime at 800-714-0303 so we can provide them with immediate and direct contact with some of the nation's most skilled, experienced and capable mesothelioma lawyers who might be able to assist in a substantial way. When we say anytime we mean all weekdays, early evenings, weekends or even holidays. Mesothelioma never takes a day off - neither do we." http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com
Very Important Suggestions for a Family That Just Lost Their Loved One to Mesothelioma Before the Person Could Hire an Attorney to Begin the Financial Compensation Claims Process from the Mesothelioma Victims Center:
- "Does the family know the specifics of how or where their loved one was exposed to asbestos? The more specific the information about how or where your loved one had exposure to asbestos the better the prospects for a significant financial compensation settlement result for the family.
- "Does the family have the contact information of co-workers who may have witnessed the exposure to asbestos involving their loved one? In the instance of a US Navy Veteran the navy will have records about both potential shipmates as well as possibly how the Veteran may have been exposed to asbestos.
- "Was there a biopsy done or other proof to confirm the mesothelioma diagnosis? Without medical proof a mesothelioma such as a biopsy-compensation is nearly impossible. It is incredibly important very skilled and capable mesothelioma attorneys be hired as quickly as possible once a medical biopsy confirms mesothelioma as we would like to explain anytime at 800-714-0303." 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 person with mesothelioma could live in any state including New York, Florida, California, Texas, Illinois, Ohio, Iowa, Indiana, Missouri, North Carolina, New Hampshire, Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, Alabama, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota, Wyoming, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, Nevada, Arizona, Idaho, or Alaska.
High-risk work groups for exposure to asbestos include US Navy Veterans, power plant workers, shipyard workers, oil refinery workers, steel mill workers, manufacturing/factory workers, pulp or paper mill workers, plumbers, electricians, auto mechanics, machinists, miners, construction workers, insulators, rail road worker, roofers, or firemen. As a rule, these types of workers were exposed to asbestos in the 1950's, 1960's, 1970's, or 1980's. US Navy Veterans make up about one-third of all US Citizens who are diagnosed with mesothelioma each year. http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com
The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "Please do not put off starting the mesothelioma compensation process as soon as possible and please call us at 800-714-0303 for on the spot access to some of the nation's most skilled mesothelioma attorneys who will be able to assist a diagnosed person with their financial claim. As we would like to discuss anytime the more capable the attorney the better the potential compensation results for this rare cancer caused by asbestos exposure." 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: https://www.cancer.gov/types/mesothelioma.
SOURCE Mesothelioma Victims Center