Representation for Asbestos & Mesothelioma Mass Torts
Exposure to asbestos is one of the most common causes of lawsuits in the United States, and for good reason. The use of asbestos has been completely banned by the government due to the life-threatening effects resulting from prolonged inhalation, not the least of which is mesothelioma.
Mesothelioma is a rare and deadly form of cancer almost exclusively caused by exposure to asbestos. If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with mesothelioma, you may want to do a background checks on the various buildings you lived or worked in.
Mesothelioma symptoms include:
- Dry cough
- Shortness of breath
- Weak muscles
- Chest and / or stomach pain
It is possible the building or product illegally utilized asbestos—and you might not be the only one it affected. As soon as you are diagnosed with mesothelioma, it is crucial that you retain a mesothelioma attorney to investigate your case.
If you or a loved one has been exposed to asbestos and now diagnosed with mesothelioma call (801) 900-4681 to have an experienced attorney investigate the cause.
What Legal Recourse Is Available?
It can take 10 to 40 years for symptoms of mesothelioma to develop. For this reason, you can take legal action against a property owner, employer, or manufacturer who is responsible for your exposure. So long as you file a suit within a year after your diagnosis, you should meet the statute of limitations.
If the afflicted has already died from mesothelioma, surviving family members may pursue the case. When you identify where you were exposed to asbestos, have an attorney find out if there are others that were also affected and ask if they are thinking about pressing charges.
Turn to Us for Aggressive & Reliable Representation
Dealing with mesothelioma is no easy thing. By pursuing justice you contribute to public awareness of asbestos and help prevent future cases. Our mesothelioma lawyers aggressively pursue these cases to reach a suitable settlement as quickly as possible. We can handle the legal proceedings so our clients can focus on more important things during this period.