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Pittsburgh Corning Corporation

The company was formed in 1937 after a merger took place between Corning Glass Works and Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company. It was known initially as a manufacturer of commercial and residential windows and glass block shower systems. In 1962, Pittsburgh Corning expanded its product line to pipe and block insulation by acquiring the Unibestos product line from UNARCO Industries. For 10 years, starting from 1962 until 1972, Pittsburgh Corning manufactured and sold pipe insulation and covering under the brand Unibestos. Its products were mainly used in the steam fitting, pipe fitting and plumbing industries.

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If You Worked for Pittsburgh Corning Corporation Get Screened for Asbestos

Asbestos has been extensively employed by an astounding number of companies throughout the U.S. before the mid 1980s, due to either negligence or willful ignorance. Nowadays, the hazardous effects of prolonged exposure are well-known and undeniable. If you or a family member has worked for one of these companies, it is highly recommended to get screened for asbestos, as exposure is very likely to have occurred.

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Although the majority of people who suffer from asbestos-related diseases have been exposed in the workplace, secondary exposure is common as well. If you are diagnosed with a malignant or non-malignant disease and have a family member who worked at Pittsburg Corning, there is a high chance your illness is the result of secondary asbestos exposure. Because most companies did not require employees to wear protective equipment on the job, you could have easily inhaled fibers of asbestos which remained on your loved one’s clothes.

If you believe asbestos may be the cause of your injury, we strongly encourage you to contact us. Our experienced attorneys have successfully represented thousands of clients and can also help you obtain the compensation you deserve.

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Claim Valuation for Mesothelioma

175,000 Scheduled
200,000 Average
500,000 Maximum

Claim Approval Criteria for Mesothelioma

Diagnosis Requirements

Physical Exam
Pathology

Causation Statement Requirement

Latency and Exposure Requirements

Latency 10 years
Company Exposure prior to 19831 day
Occupational Exposure prior to 19831 day