Hi guys, if you or a loved one has been diagnosed with pleural mesothelioma or another illness caused by asbestos exposure, it’s important to find out what types of compensation may be available .
How I Obtain Compensation ?
There is only one way to obtain compensation. Depending on the circumstances surrounding your asbestos exposure, you may have different options for filing a claim and you may be eligible to file a workers’ compensation claim. In the early 21th century, employers in certain industries urged states to establish workers’ compensation schemes to help them avoid costly tort litigation.
If you or a loved one was exposed to asbestos during military service, you may be eligible . The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) offers many benefits to eligible veterans who were exposed to environmental hazards like asbestos during their service. Shipyard building and demolition are just a few of the military occupations that may have resulted in asbestos exposure.
In addition to workers' compensation , compensation may also be available from preparation of asbestos-containing products and others that were fail to adequately warn about asbestos danger. Victims of occupational asbestos exposure who were exposed outside of their occupations may also be eligible to file asbestos litigation claims against these defendants.
And there may be substantial benefits to filing an asbestos lawsuit, it is also important to remember that the decision to sue should not be made lightly because, some point, you and your loved ones will have to testify about not only the circumstances around your asbestos exposure but also the hardships your injuries have caused. In addition, defendants sometimes resort to questionable tactics such as delaying depositions for severely ill plaintiffs in hopes they will surely die before their claims are resolved.