Signs You Should File An Asbestos Lawsuit
For those that have been diagnosed with an asbestos related cancer, filing an asbestos related lawsuit may allow you to receive compensation for certain damages caused. If you think that you may be eligible to file an asbestos lawsuit, you should speak with an attorney right away as there are time limits on filing a lawsuit. An attorney who has experience with asbestos lawsuits can review your information and help you to decide whether you have a case for asbestos exposure. If you are planning to meet with an attorney to discuss an asbestos lawsuit, here is some information to keep in mind.
Asbestos and Mesothelioma
Long term exposure to asbestos can often lead to a diagnosis of mesothelioma. Mesothelioma is a type of cancer that can affect the lining of your chest, abdomen, and heart. It can make breathing extremely difficult and also have serious effects on the functions of major organs like the heart and lungs. Most mesothelioma cases are diagnosed decades after the initial exposure to asbestos. The only cause of mesothelioma is exposure to asbestos.
Who Is Eligible To File A Lawsuit
If you or a loved one have been diagnosed with mesothelioma, lung cancer, colon cancer or throat cancer, you may be eligible to file a lawsuit. If you have a loved one who has passed away from one of these diseases, you may be eligible to receive financial compensation for your loss.
If you or a loved have been exposed to asbestos and are now suffering from an asbestos related cancer, make sure to seek the counsel of an experienced asbestos attorney. Contact the asbestos cancer lawyers at Goldberg, Persky, & White, P.C. We have decades of experience in asbestos lawsuits and can help you to determine if you have a case. Call GPW to get started today!