If you’ve worked in the shipping, construction, or automotive industry and have been exposed to asbestos on the job site, you may suffer from respiratory illnesses like mesothelioma and lung cancer that are directly linked to asbestos exposure.
If there is a clear connection between your medical condition and your working environment, you may be due compensation for medical expenses and pain and suffering recompense.
Michigan State has long relied on the automotive and shipping industries, but in earlier times in the United States, these industries relied heavily on the heat-resistant silicate, asbestos, for brake linings, shingles, and more.
Asbestos seemed like a boon to these industries but, unfortunately for the workers, it was discovered that asbestos could cause respiratory ailments like lung cancer and mesothelioma
If you or a loved one has been diagnosed or succumbed to a respiratory illness caused by job-site exposure to asbestos, you could be due financial compensation. To expedite your claim and increase your chance of success, you need an asbestos lawyer.
The statute of limitations in Michigan for mesothelioma cases is 3-years from the date of diagnosis or the death of the injured party. A Mesothelioma Lawyers in Lansing experienced with mesothelioma lawsuits can help you to gather evidence from your workplace and medical records to create a clear timeline of events which is crucial in cases such as these.
Cochran, Kroll, & Associates, P.C. is a law firm with experience in mesothelioma law. Our asbestos mesothelioma lawyers, including nurse attorney Eileen Kroll, understand the ins-and-outs of Lansing asbestos cases. If you or someone you love suffers from a personal injury due to asbestos exposure, we are here to help.
Our law offices have been providing legal aid to Lansing, East Lansing, and the surrounding areas for years. We are licensed to practice in Lansing, Michigan, and understand the legal issues surrounding medical malpractice or job-site exposure to asbestos.
Call us at (866) 466-9912 to set up a free consultation with our team. Our law firm never charges a fee unless we win your case.
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