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Exposed to Asbestos at their workplace

The laborers risked exposure to asbestos when they were loading and unloading products containing asbestos or removing the debris produced by deteriorating asbestos materials. In a construction environment or factories, huge amounts of asbestos dust gather and particles are released into the air being continuously inhaled by laborers and the rest of the construction crew and factory workers.

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The families of these workers were not safe of being exposed to asbestos as fibers attached to the laborers’ working clothes and bodies, were brought home.

From the prolonged inhalation of these asbestos fibers, laborers and their families risked developing fatal diseases like asbestos related lung cancer and mesothelioma or other serious respiratory conditions.

Relevant Job Titles

  • construction laborer
  • refinery laborer
  • yard laborer
  • factory laborer
  • trade laborer
  • aggregate laborer
  • asphalt laborer
  • concrete laborer
  • demolition laborer

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We also represent the close relatives of laborers that handled asbestos and are now sick or have passed away.

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Diseases Contracted after Asbestos Exposure in laborers

Having been exposed to asbestos repeatedly, the plant workers and their families have a high risk of developing asbestos-related illnesses. These illnesses consist not only of pulmonary affections but also of different types of cancers, all of which can result in fatal resolutions.

Lung cancer Mesothelioma Asbestosis Laryngeal/Esophageal Cancer Gastrointestinal Cancer Colon/Colorectal Cancer Pulmonary Fibrosis

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How can we help laborers that were exposed to asbestos?

Contact us if you think you were exposed during the time you worked as a laborer and we will make sure you will get examined in order to be diagnosed and receive the treatment needed to restore your health.

If you seek the compensation you deserve for being put in a dangerous environment without your knowledge, we will gather the necessary information and file claims with the asbestos trust funds of the companies responsible for affecting your quality of life.

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