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Factory Workers and Asbestos Exposure

Factory Workers were exposed to asbestos while working in building trades, residential homes, and commercial buildings throughout the U. S. with peak exposure years being 1930-1980. 

Factory Workers that have been diagnosed with Mesothelioma are entitled to compensation through lawsuits and Asbestos Trust Funds.

125 million Americans have been exposed to asbestos in their workplace.

Our experienced Mesothelioma lawyers help Factory Workers fight against negligent asbestos manufacturers that exposed them to toxic asbestos containing products.

Factory Workers were exposed to asbestos-containing products on jobsites that included;  gaskets, valves, insulation, drywall, plasters, adhesives, joint compounds, felts, caulking, cements, glues, tiles, pipes, wiring and over 3,000 common products.

Factory Workers worked with and around asbestos containing products on a daily basis making them a high risk group for developing Mesothelioma and other asbestos-related cancers.

Factory Workers - Job Sites With Asbestos Exposure

  • Aluminum Plants
  • Auto Plants
  • Brewing Plants
  • Chemical Plants
  • Construction Sites
  • Demolition Sites
  • Factories
  • Hotel Renovation Sites 
  • Hospital Renovation Sites
  • Industrial Sites
  • Machine Shops
  • Manufacturing Plants
  • Military Bases
  • Mining Sites
  • Oil Refineries
  • Paper Mills
  • Insulations
  • Railroads
  • Shipyards
  • Steel Mills
  • Universities & Schools

Factory Workers exposed to asbestos are 7 times more likely to die of an asbestos-related disease than the general population.

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Factory Workers and Mesothelioma Cancer

Malignant Mesothelioma is a type of cancer that occurs in the thin layer of tissue that covers the majority of a patients Mesothelium (internal organs).

Mesothelioma is an aggressive and deadly form of cancer. Mesothelioma cancer treatments are available, but for many patients with Mesothelioma, a cure is not possible.

Mesothelioma Symptoms Can Include:

  • Abdominal Pain & Swelling
  • Bowel Obstruction
  • Blood Clotting
  • Chest Pain Under Rib Cage
  • Chronic Cough (Can be wet or dry cough)
  • Difficulty Breathing
  • Difficulty Swallowing
  • Fluid in the Lungs
  • Lumps of Tissue in the Abdomen
  • Painful When Coughing
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Unexplained Weight Loss

Quick Facts About Mesothelioma 

  • About 3,500 people are diagnosed with Mesothelioma each year in U. S.
  • Mesothelioma cancer occurs in patients between the ages of 55-75.
  • The 3 main treatments for malignant Mesothelioma are chemotherapy, radiation & surgery.
  • 75% of Mesothelioma cases are attributed to males over age of 65 (American Cancer Society).
  • About 90% of Mesothelioma patients reported shortness of breath as their first cancer symptom.
  • Epithelioid Mesothelioma cell type is the most responsive to Mesothelioma treatments.
  • Mesothelioma has a long latency period of 10-50 years.

Mesothelioma tumors are most likely to develop in the lining surrounding a patients lungs or abdomen.

Clinical trials may recruit patients diagnosed with malignant Mesothelioma patients.

Mesothelioma Treatment is based on a patients specific type of Mesothelioma including the microscopic cells that make up the cancer.

What Causes Mesothelioma?

Mesothelioma is caused by exposure to asbestos materials and products. Mesothelioma is a rare and deadly type of cancer that develops in the lining of the lungs, stomach (abdomen), and heart sac. When a person breaths, inhales, or ingests microscopic asbestos fibers they can stay dormant in the body for 10-50 years before manifesting cancer symptoms.

Who is Most Likely to Get Mesothelioma?

The average age of a person diagnosed with Mesothelioma 69 years old. People most likely to get diagnosed with Mesothelioma have worked around asbestos did the laundry for a worker would have been exposed. 

More than 15,000 Americans will die each year from an asbestos related disease (Mesothelioma, asbestos lung cancer, asbestosis).

Factory Workers and Asbestos Trust Funds

Asbestos Trust Funds and Factory Workers

Asbestos manufacturers of products and materials have admitted fault and set up trust funds to compensate workers for their asbestos exposure. There is more than 30 billion dollars in asbestos trust funds for patients diagnosed with Mesothelioma cancer, asbestos lung cancer and other asbestos-related diseases. If you know someone who has been diagnosed with Mesothelioma contact us to learn more about your legal rights for compensation.

Factory Workers who have been diagnosed with an asbestos-related disease such as Mesothelioma have legal rights and may eligible able to recover compensation from Asbestos Trust Funds. 

Get a free consultation from an experienced Mesothelioma lawyer to know if you have a valid legal claim today.

Factory Workers and Asbestos Products

Asbestos Containing Products Used in U. S. (1930-1980) Factory Workers

  • Acoustical Products
  • Agricultural Products
  • Aprons, Blankets 
  • Asbestos Products
  • Asphalt Products
  • Automotive Products
  • Board Products
  • Boiler Products
  • Bonding Products
  • Building Materials & Products
  • Canvas Products
  • Casting Products
  • Caulking Products
  • Celing Products
  • Cement Products
  • Clay Products
  • Clothing Products
  • Coating Products
  • Construction Products
  • Duct Insulation Products
  • Electrical Products
  • Elevator Products
  • Felt Products
  • Fertilizer Products
  • Filler Products
  • Fireproofing Products
  • Flexboard Products
  • Flooring Products
  • Furnace Products
  • Gasket Products
  • Generator Products
  • Gloves & Mitten Products
  • Heating Products
  • Insulation Products
  • Iron Products
  • Joint Compound Products
  • Lagging Products
  • Masonry Products
  • Mechanical Products
  • Mortar Products
  • Packing Products
  • Paneling Products
  • Patching Products
  • Permaboard Products
  • Pipe Products
  • Plaster Products
  • Plastic Products
  • Potting Products
  • Pump Products
  • Refractory Products
  • Roof Products
  • Ropes, Cords Products
  • Sealing Products
  • Sheetrock Products
  • Spackling Products
  • Stone Products
  • Stove Products
  • Tape Products
  • Tar Products
  • Textile Products
  • Tile Products
  • Turbine Products
  • Valve Products
  • Vermiculite Products
  • Vinyl Products
  • Wallboard Products
  • Weatherstripping Products
  • Welding Products
  • Wicking Products
  • Wiring Products
  • Wool Products

Asbestos manufacturing companies knew of the deadly effects of asbestos exposure as far back as 1924 when the first Mesothelioma case was recorded in medical journals.     

Asbestos manufacturers also knew as far back as the early 1960’s that secondhand asbestos exposure to the families of workers could also cause Mesothelioma. 

The World Health Organization estimates that asbestos exposure causes half of all deaths from occupational cancers. 125 million people worldwide are exposed to asbestos in their workplace.

If you have been diagnosed with Mesothelioma or another asbestos-related disease due to the negligence of an employer or asbestos manufacturer you may be entitled to compensation through an asbestos exposure lawsuit. 

Factory Workers and Military Veterans

Veterans who worked as Factory Workers that were exposed to asbestos during their military service are at risk of developing Mesothelioma and other asbestos-related diseases. The latency period for an asbestos cancer can be 10-50 years after your initial exposure. 

There are approximately 25 million veterans in the United States.

U.S. Navy Ships contained more than 300 asbestos-containing products and materials that were used regularly in the constructions of ships until 1980. Thousand of military veterans served on U. S. Navy ships with the peak exposure years from 1930-1980. 

Asbestos products onboard ships included insulation, pipes, boilers, cements, sealers, gaskets, cables, tubes, valves, electrical fixtures, wiring, pumps, decking, paints, non-skid flooring, and in bulk head walls, ship hulls, mess halls, engine rooms, navigation rooms, and sleeping quarters.

Military personnel most at risk include boilermakers, electrician's mates, enginemen, demolition workers, machinist mates, Factory Workers, metalsmiths, repairmen, Factory Workers, shipfitters, technicians, Factory Workers and civilian contractors.

1 out of 3 veterans will develop an asbestos related disease in their lifetime.

Factory Workers and Mesothelioma Statute of Limitations

Statutes of Limitations is the period of time a Mesothelioma victim has to file a lawsuit. 

The Statute of Limitations for Mesothelioma and asbestos exposure varies from state to state.

The Statute of Limitations for Mesothelioma begins when a person is either diagnosed or dies, not the date of their exposure.

An experienced Factory Workers Mesothelioma attorney can help you file a claim before your Statutes of Limitations expires.

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Contact a Mesothelioma lawyer today for a free, no obligation Mesothelioma case evaluation to find out if you have a viable claim.

Our Mesothelioma lawyers work on a contingency fee basis. This means NO MONEY OUT OF POCKET EXPENSES by the asbestos victims or their families. You will find the contingency fees to be among the lowest in the country.

Get a free Mesothelioma case evaluation from a qualified Factory Workers Mesothelioma lawyer today by calling 800.291.0963.

List of Factory Workers Work Duties and Asbestos Exposure

Assembling  Buffing   Changing   Chipping   Cleaning   Coating   Covering   Cutting   Demonstrating   Designing   Developing   Digging   Dismantling   Drilling   Extracting  Filling   Fitting   Fixing   Measuring   Modifying   Mounting   Moving   Observing   Operating   Overhauling   Packaging   Grinding   Helping   Inserting   Inspecting   Instructing   Laboring   Lining   Loading   Painting   Piling   Pouring   Prepping   Processing   Pumping   Removing   Repairing   Replacing   Sealing   Servicing   Setting   Spraying   Stacking   Stamping   Stripping   Supervising   Testing   Training   Troubleshooting   Twisting   Unloading   Washing   Welding   Wiring   Working   Wrapping   Lawsuits Mesothelioma Factory Workers

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Factory Workers and Asbestos Exposure

Asbestos Exposure

Asbestos Exposure Workers Mesothelioma Lawyer

 25 Million People are at Risk for Developing malignant Mesothelioma! 

Asbestos Jobsites

Asbestos Jobsites Workers Mesothelioma Lawyer

 70-80% of people who develop Mesothelioma have worked on job sites! 

Asbestos Products

Asbestos Products Workers Mesothelioma Lawyer

 3,000 asbestos products were used in building trades during the 20th Century. 

Civilian Contractors

Asbestos Contractors Workers Mesothelioma Lawyer

 Civilian Contractors are eligible for compensation from asbestos companies. 

Military Veterans

Asbestos Exposure Military Workers Mesothelioma Lawyer

 There are 21.5 million living veterans that served in the U. S. military forces. 

Asbestos Companies

Asbestos Company Workers Mesothelioma Lawyer

 Asbestos companies have paid claimants more than $18 billion since the late 1980s. 

Mesothelioma Legal Information

Asbestos Trust Funds

Asbestos Trust Fund Workers Mesothelioma Lawyer

 There is more than 30 billion dollars in 65 Asbestos Trust Funds for claimants. 

Mesothelioma Settlements

Mesothelioma Settlements Workers Mesothelioma Lawyer

 Asbestos companies have paid claimants more than $18 billion since the late 1980s. 

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Mesothelioma Claims Workers Mesothelioma Lawyer

 About 600,000 victims have filed claims for damage from their asbestos exposure.  

Why You Need a Lawyer

Asbestos Workers Mesothelioma Lawyer

 An experienced Mesothelioma lawyer will get you a larger settlement! 

Statute of Limitations

Statute of Limitations Mesothelioma Lawyer

 Each state has a strict Statute of Limitations to file your asbestos lawsuit.  

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Mesothelioma Medical Information

Mesothelioma Diagnosed?

Asbestos Workers Mesothelioma Diagnosed Lawyer

 Mesothelioma primarily diagnosed in Veterans between the ages of 55-75  

Mesothelioma Treatment

Asbestos Workers Mesothelioma Treatment Lawyer

 The 3 main treatments for Mesothelioma are surgery, radiation and chemotherapy. 

Mesothelioma Symptoms

Asbestos Workers Mesothelioma Symptoms Lawyer

 90% of Mesothelioma patients reported shortness of breath as their first symptom. 

Secondhand Exposure

Secondhand Exposure Workers Mesothelioma Lawyer

 Diagnosed Mesothelioma rates are higher among spouses of asbestos workers. 

Mesothelioma Survival Rate

Asbestos Workers Mesothelioma Survival Rate

 Life expectancy for a Mesothelioma patient is 12 – 21 months after diagnosis. 

Asbestos Lung Cancer

Asbestos Workers Asbestos Lung Cancer Lawyer

 There is about 15,000 Asbestos-related deaths each year in U. S.