Compensation for mesothelioma and lung cancer
Mesothelioma is a cancer which often occurs in the lungs and the abdomen, and is most commonly caused by exposure to asbestos.
When inhaled, asbestos fibres can accumulate in the lungs and cause mesothelioma or lung cancer to develop. Both diseases can develop many years after the exposure to asbestos, so victims who were exposed decades ago may only now be experiencing the harmful effects.
This is partly because of the latency period for asbestos related illnesses which can be quite long, generally between 25 and 50 years. When the person discovers that they have mesothelioma or lung cancer which they believe has developed due to being exposed to asbestos, it may well be difficult to identify when they were exposed to it.
If you or a relative has suffered mesothelioma or lung cancer as a result of exposure to asbestos, you may be entitled to compensation.
How we can help with mesothelioma claims
We have a team of experts who specialise in mesothelioma claims, who have the knowledge and experience necessary to obtain the maximum compensation possible, if you or a loved one has been injured due to an exposure to asbestos. We will protect your rights and provide you with expert guidance through the legal process.
- No win, no fee services
- A friendly team of experts
We are also members of the Law Society Personal Injury Panel – a specialist qualification held by experienced personal injury solicitors – and work with a number of local and nationwide charitable organisations.
For more information about mesothelioma claims, please contact us to discuss how our personal injury team in Derby, Leicester and Nottingham can help. For a quick response to your enquiry, call us now or use our online chat.
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