If United Gilsonite Laboratories Was Your Employer Before 1975, You Are Now at Risk for Developing Serious Diseases
Manufacturing over 80 types of paints, sealants, and coatings, United Gilsonite Laboratories had their products sold by approximately 15,000 distributors throughout the U.S. and abroad for the better part of the last century. Additionally, the company produced joint cement, which was primarily commercialized in Pennsylvania, as well as furnace cement, which could withstand up to 3,000 degrees Fahrenheit. People who worked at United Gilsonite Laboratories before asbestos use was regulated in the country now face the risk of developing severe diseases such as lung cancer and mesothelioma, as asbestos is a known human carcinogen. The longer you were employed at the company, the greater your chances of coming to suffer from a disease in the future are.
Do you experience one or more of the following symptoms: chest pain, shortness of breath, fatigue, a lingering cough, loss of appetite, night sweats, unexplained weight loss? If so, we urge you to undergo a medical examination consisting in a chest X-ray and a series of pulmonary function tests as soon as possible. For a free of charge asbestos screening or a second opinion, please contact the specialists at Environmental Litigation Group, P.C. They will carefully examine your X-ray for signs of lung disease and let you know whether asbestos has caused any damage to your health so far.
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