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If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with Mesothelioma or Lung Cancer, you have important legal rights. You may be entitled to financial compensation to help pay for medical treatment and provide financial security for your family. Call us today to discuss your case. Call Toll Free 1-866-777-2557
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Settlement money may be available to you but you must act quickly before any time limits or statute of limitations runs out on your case.
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Frequently Asked Questions
What is Mesothelioma?
Mesothelioma is a rare form of cancer cause by exposure to hazardous asbestos. Cancer cells are found in the protective sacs that cover the body’s internal organs (this sac is called the mesothelium). There are 3 basic types of mesothelioma. Pleural (Lung), Peritoneal (Abdomen) and Percardial (Heart). In some cases, it can take over 30 years before symptoms of this disease appear.
How many people are affected by this?
Every year there are over 2,000 diagnosed cases of Mesothelioma in the United States, and New York ranks third in the nation for this terrible disease.
How much does it cost to hire your Law Firm?
We offer free, no obligation consultations. If we agree to take your case, there are no up front legal fees or costs to you. We only get paid if you win compensation. If you do not receive any financial compensation, you don't owe any legal bills.
What are the symptoms of Mesothelioma?
- Chest pain
- Trouble breathing
- Painful, raspy, or bloody cough
- Abnormal growths under chest skin
- Weight loss
- Hard to swallow
- Low energy
- Blood clots
What jobs are considered high risk?
One of the main factors for developing this disease is exposure in the workplace. Some jobs that are typically associated with asbestos exposure include:
- Navy Veterans
- Shipyard workers
- Railroad workers
- Oil refinery workers
- Construction workers
Secondary exposure to asbestos is also a risk. Many people inhaled asbestos fibers that were brought home on the clothing of workers.
Call Vanderhyde & Associates today to get the facts.
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