You may be entitled to compensation if you suffer from one of the following conditions: Asbestosis
Mesothelioma Pleural Thickening Lung Cancer Compensation may be available to you if you have worked with asbestos products or close to colleagues working with asbestos products.
A PENSIONER who developed asbestosis
after working in the boiler room of Cardiff Council's school meals department will go without a penny in compensation after a High Court ruling.
THE daughter of a dock worker said she feels "justice has been done" after securing a five-figure settlement from her father's former employers following his death from asbestosis
Derek Goode, of Hall Green, died in May 2013 after being diagnosed with pleural thickening and asbestosis
It was also understood he had been told he was suffering from the industrial disease asbestosis
is caused by the inhalation of asbestos fibers.
Washington, Apr 13 ( ANI ): The chances of developing lung cancer associated with asbestos exposure, asbestosis
and smoking are dramatically increased when these three risk factors are combined, a new study has found.
Asbestos is most dangerous when it becomes airborne, which can lead to diseases like mesothelioma, lung cancer, and asbestosis
Mick Antoniw, AM for Pontypridd, said that employers - or their insurers - could be forced to pay back up to PS3m for treatment costs for employees who develop conditions such as mesothelioma and asbestosis
if his Asbestos (Recovery of Medical Costs) Bill becomes law.
Have you or anyone you know been diagnosed with any of the following in the last 3 years: - Asbestosis
- Mesothelioma - Lung Cancer - Pleural thickening Do you suffer from: - Shortness of breath - Coughing and wheezing Or maybe You have worked with asbestos between 1950 and 2000?
Arafat Tfayli, who specializes in hematology and oncology at the American University of Beirut's hospital, said that asbestosis
, which is a less serious disease than mesothelioma, can be diagnosed with a simple x-ray.
For the past four or five years, though, he has been lying to friends that he has asbestosis